Le Breslaw

1874
Nominal Guns90FNIII
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down26.5.1827FNIII
Launched31.7.1848FNIII
First Commissioned1.3.1854FNIII
How acquiredPurpose builtFNIII
ShipyardBrest Dockyard - Brest FNIII
Ship ClassSuffren ClassFNIII
Designed by Jacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)FNIII
Constructor Joseph Germain Chéri Fauveau (1795-1873)FNIII
CategorySecond RateFNIII
National RatePremier RangFNIII
Ship TypeShip of the Line FNIII
Sailing RigShip RiggedFNIII
Converted to Steam1856FNIII

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Breadth on the waterline15.75Meters51′ 8″ Imperial
Length of Gundeck60.50Meters198′ 5″ Imperial
Breadth16.28Meters53′ 4″ Imperial
Depth in Hold8.05Meters26′ 4″ Imperial
Displacement4,058Ton 
Length on the waterline60.17Meters197′ 4″ Imperial

Armament


1854Broadside Weight = 1406 French Livre (1517.3552 lbs 688.237 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck4 French 22cm Paixhans
Lower Gun Deck26 French 30-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck4 French 22cm Paixhans
Upper Gun Deck28 French 30-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 16cm Paixhans
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 French 30-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1854811 FWAS1786

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1859Capitaine de Vaisseau Pierre-Paul de La Grandière (1807-1876)ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
1854

Used as a transport

FWAS1786
28.5.1855

Decommissioned

FWAS1786
1856Refitted as a 90 gun Second Rate Screw Ship of the Line
1872Refitted as a Unrated Hulk

 

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