La Gironde

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Nominal Guns32NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyFrench Sixth Rate flûte 'La Gironde' (1728) (28)
Keel Laid Down9.1737NNF-1715
Acquired1.1738NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1738NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Ship ClassSomme ClassNNF-1715
Constructor Jacques Poirier (d.1740)NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Wrecked1748NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck120' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.4748 (34′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.8976 (12′ 9″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,000Ton 
Burthen560Ton 

Armament


3.1738Broadside Weight = 128 French Livre (138.1376 lbs 62.656 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder


 

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