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Nominal Guns100FNIII
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down26.8.1824FNIII
First Commissioned1.3.1854FNIII
How acquiredPurpose builtFNIII
ShipyardBrest Dockyard - Brest FNIII
Ship ClassHercule ClassFNIII
Designed by
Jacques-Noël SanéFrench
Ship Builder
Service 1740
CategoryFirst RateFNIII
National RatePremier RangFNIII
Ship TypeShip of the Line FNIII
Sailing RigShip RiggedFNIII
Broken Up1896FNIII


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck62.50Meters205′ 0″ Imperial
Breadth16.20Meters53′ 1″ Imperial
Depth in Hold8.23Meters27′ 0″ Imperial
Length on the waterline62.00Meters203′ 4″ Imperial


1854Broadside Weight = 1496 French Livre (1614.4832 lbs 732.292 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck4 French 22cm Paixhans
Lower Gun Deck28 French 30-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck4 French 22cm Paixhans
Upper Gun Deck30 French 30-Pounder
Spardeck22 French 30-Pound Carronade
Spardeck4 French 16cm Paixhans

1858Broadside Weight = 1540 French Livre (1661.968 lbs 753.83 kg)FNIII
Lower Gun Deck16 French 22cm Paixhans
Lower Gun Deck16 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 French 30-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 16cm Paixhans
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 30-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
15.8.1847916Design ComplementFWAS1786

Service History

1858Refitted as a 84 gun Second Rate Ship of the Line ref:395


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