Le Triomphant

Nominal Guns92NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down2.1693NNF-1715
First Commissioned7.1694NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassAdmirable ClassNNF-1715
Designed by Laurent Coulomb (1622-1696)NNF-1715
Constructor Laurent Coulomb (1622-1696)NNF-1715
CategoryFirst RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1726NNF-1715


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck161' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)52.2946 (171′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134'French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.5264 (142′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth45' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.6593 (48′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.0373 (23′ 1″ Imperial)


1694Broadside Weight = 966 French Livre (1042.5072 lbs 472.857 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
16927599 officers, 750 menNNF-1715

1 Flag Officer

1704Chef d'EscadreChevalier François-René de Betz (Comte de La Harteloire) (1648-1726)FWIKI

Service History

13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1707Submerged at Toulon to avoid shellfireNNF-1661
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
6.1717Condemned at ToulonNNF-1661
1721Refitted as a Unrated Hulk


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