La Seine

15881
Nominal Guns36NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1767NNF-1715
Acquired7.1768NNF-1715
First Commissioned8.1768NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Constructor Jean-Joseph Ginoux (1723-1785)NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Last Mentioned12.1783NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.9248 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.744 (31′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2495 (13′ 11″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,080Ton 
Burthen750Ton 

Armament


8.1768Broadside Weight = 132 French Livre (142.4544 lbs 64.614 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

1774Broadside Weight = 68 French Livre (73.3856 lbs 33.286 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck20 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1768167 NNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
11.10.1769 - 9.8.1770Lieutenant de Vaisseau Charles-Louis Saulx de Rosnevet (1734-1776)ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1777Refitted as a Unrated Hulk

 

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