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Le Gros Ventre

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Nominal Guns10NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down4.1766NNF-1715
Acquired8.11.1766NNF-1715
First Commissioned8.1767NNF-1715
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine NNF-1715
Ship ClassTamponne Class (1766)NNF-1715
Designed by
Jean-Joseph GinouxFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
Constructor
Leon-Michel GuignaceFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1751-1802
NNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeGabarreNNF-1715
Last Mentioned1779NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck113' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)36.7024 (120′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel100' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)32.48 (106′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth25' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.12 (26′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2224 (13′ 10″ Imperial)
Displacementc600Ton 
Burthen400Ton 

Armament


8.1767Broadside Weight = 30 French Livre (32.376 lbs 14.685 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1767736 officer, 67 menNNF-1715

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
9.1771 - 1772Lieutenant de VaisseauE-WIKI1774 - 1776Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Charles de Mengaud de la HayeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1782
E-WIKI

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.1769 - 6.1770Enseigne de Vaisseau
François Jacques de HillerinFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1777
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9.1771 - 1772Enseigne de Vaisseau
Charles de Mengaud de la HayeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1782
E-WIKI
14.2.1772 - 1772Enseigne de VaisseauE-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
13.9.1771Sailed from Île de France E-WIKI


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
13.9.1771-1772First Voyage of Kerguelen 
 

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