La République Française -> 1803 Majestueux

1908
Nominal Guns118E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Ordered1793E-WIKI
Keel Laid Down3.1794E-WIKI
Named9.1793E-WIKI
Launched18.4.1802E-WIKI
First Commissioned8.1803E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis E-WIKI
Ship ClassCommerce de Marseille ClassE-WIKI
Designed by Jacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)W028
CategoryFirst RateE-WIKI
National RatePremier RangE-WIKI
Ship TypeShip of the Line E-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedE-WIKI
Broken Up11.4.1839E-WIKI

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck196' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)63.6625 (208′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel178' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)57.8144 (189′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth50' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)16.24 (53′ 3″ Imperial)
Draught Aft25' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.12 (26′ 7″ Imperial)
Displacement5,098Ton 
Burthen2,749Tons BM 

Armament


8.1803Broadside Weight = 1368 French Livre (1476.3456 lbs 669.636 kg)E-WIKI
Lower Gun Deck32 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck34 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck34 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.4.18021,119Design ComplementFWAS1786

Service History


DateEventSource
5.2.1803Renamed MajestueuxFWAS1786

 

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