La Vipère

17755
Nominal Guns1NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1759NNF-1715
Acquired4.1759NNF-1715
First Commissioned5.1759
ShipyardSt Malo NNF-1715
Ship ClassVipère Class
ConstructorAntoine ThevenardNNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeGunboat
Broken Up11.1766NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck46' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.9408 (49′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth13' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2224 (13′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold6' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)2.1112 (6′ 11″ Imperial)
Displacementc40Ton 
Oar banks14  

Armament


5.1759Broadside Weight = 6 French Livre (6.4752 lbs 2.937 kg)NNF-1715
Bow Chaser1 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1759451 officer, 44 crewNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
1766Condemned at BrestNNF-1715


Sources


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

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