Le Chameau

Nominal Guns36NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1743NNF-1715
First Commissioned10.1744NNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
ConstructorJean Marguerite Tupinier (1779-1850)NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck141' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.7968 (150′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.9248 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.7981 (32′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.0194 (13′ 2″ Imperial)


10.1744Broadside Weight = 132 French Livre (142.4544 lbs 64.614 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
10.17442077 officers, 200 menNNF-1715


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