Le Moras

16338
Nominal Guns60NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down6.1755NNF-1715
Launched23.10.1755NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1756NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassDuc de Penthièvre ClassNNF-1715
Constructor Gilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked8.1761NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck132' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.8736 (140′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel115' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.3574 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.6928 (38′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.1968 (17′ 0″ Imperial)
Draught Forward16' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.1968 (17′ 0″ Imperial)
Draught Aft18' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8464 (19′ 2″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,500Ton 
Burthen900Ton 

Armament


2.1756Broadside Weight = 116 French Livre (125.1872 lbs 56.782 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck6 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1756243 NNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1758Unknown Louis-Toussaint de Becdelièvre-Du Bouexié

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1758Battle of Cuddalore
3.8.1758Battle of Negapatam

 

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