Le Danube

15861
Nominal Guns34NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1760NNF-1715
Acquired6.1761NNF-1715
First Commissioned10.1761NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Ship ClassBalance ClassNNF-1715
Designed by Jean-Joseph Ginoux (1723-1785)NNF-1715
Constructor FaminNNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Last Mentioned1785NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck140'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth31'French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.0959 (33′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5878 (15′ 0″ Imperial)
Displacement1,350Ton 
Burthen660Ton 

Armament


10.1761Broadside Weight = 164 French Livre (176.9888 lbs 80.278 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck14 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.17611939 officers, 184 menNNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
23.9.1765 - 6.3.1766Lieutenant de Vaisseau Charles Étienne Bombelle (1733-1783)ref:1275

 

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