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Le Majestueux -> 1797 Républicain

1901
Nominal Guns110NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered20.4.1780NNF-1774
Keel Laid Down5.7.1780NNF-1774
Launched17.11.1780NNF-1774
First Commissioned4.2.1781NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1774
Ship ClassTerrible ClassNNF-1774
Designed by
Joseph-Marie-Blaise CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1728
NNF-1774
Constructor
Joseph-Marie-Blaise CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1728
NNF-1774
CategoryFirst RateNNF-1774
National RatePremier RangNNF-1774
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Condemned10.1808NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck186' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)60.4153 (198′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel169' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)54.8912 (180′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth50' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)16.24 (53′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold25' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.12 (26′ 7″ Imperial)
Draught Forward23' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4704 (24′ 6″ Imperial)
Draught Aft24' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.8358 (25′ 8″ Imperial)
Displacement4,700Ton 
Burthen2,500Ton 

Armament


17.11.1780Broadside Weight = 1296 French Livre (1398.6432 lbs 634.392 kg)NNF-1774
Lower Gun Deck30 French 48-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 French 12-Pounder

1781Broadside Weight = 1164 French Livre (1256.1888 lbs 569.778 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck30 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

1784Broadside Weight = 1180 French Livre (1273.456 lbs 577.61 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck30 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

1793Broadside Weight = 1236 French Livre (1333.8912 lbs 605.022 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck30 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 French 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder
Upper Deck Bow Chaser32 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17801,055Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1799 - 1800Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles BerrengerFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1814
E-WIKI

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1781 - 1782Chef d'Escadre
Étienne Pierre de RochechouartFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1782
BG
10.1793 - 1794Contre-Amiral
Pierre-François CornicFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Administrator
Merchant Sailor
Service 1755-1796
FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
1781Refitted as a 106 gun First Rate Ship of the Line FWAS1786
12.12.17812nd Battle of Ushant
20.10.1782Battle of Cape Spartel
1784Refitted as a 110 gun First Rate Ship of the Line FWAS1786
5.1797Renamed RépublicainNNF-1774
1799

Undergoing repairs until 1800

FWAS1786
5.1807Disarmed at BrestNNF-1774

 

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