Royal Louis

1911
Nominal Guns118NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1757NNF-1715
Launched5.1759NNF-1715
First Commissioned7.1762
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest NNF-1715
ConstructorJacques-Luc Coulomb (1713-1791)NNF-1715
CategoryFirst RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1773NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck190'French Feet (Pied du Roi)61.712 (202′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel171' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)55.5431 (182′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth51' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)16.7272 (54′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold24' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.8358 (25′ 8″ Imperial)
Burthen3,000Ton 

Armament


7.1762Broadside Weight = 1354 French Livre (1461.2368 lbs 662.783 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck32 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck34 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck34 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.17621,33818 officers, 1320 menNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1772CondemnedNNF-1715


Sources


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

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