Foudroyant

1889
Nominal Guns110NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1723NNF-1715
Launched4.1724NNF-1715
First Commissioned1725
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
ConstructorLaurent HelieNNF-1715
CategoryFirst RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1742NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck173' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)56.1904 (184′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel153'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.6959 (163′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth47'French Feet (Pied du Roi)15.2927 (50′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1456 (23′ 5″ Imperial)
Displacement3,700Ton 
Burthen2,400Tons BM 

Armament


1725Broadside Weight = 1072 French Livre (1156.9024 lbs 524.744 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck30 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17251,150 


Sources


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

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