Le Moras

16338
Nominal Guns60NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down6.1755NNF-1715
Launched23.10.1755NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1756
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient NNF-1715
ConstructorGilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantmanNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
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 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1758UnknownLouis-Toussaint de Becdelièvre-Du Bouexié

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1758Battle of Cuddalore
3.8.1758Battle of Negapatam


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
 

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