La Princesse -> 1671 Triomphant -> 1678 Constant -> 1690 Vieux Constant

1944
Nominal Guns64NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1665NNF-1661
Launched3.1667NNF-1661
First Commissioned5.1667NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardSoubise - Aunis NNF-1661
Constructor Jean-Pierre BrunNNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Deleted from list1704NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck137' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.4976 (145′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0838 (36′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.1968 (17′ 0″ Imperial)

Armament


5.1667Broadside Weight = 480 French Livre (518.016 lbs 234.96 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1671Renamed TriomphantE-WIKI
11.2.1674/75First battle of Stromboli
6.1678Renamed ConstantE-WIKI
1690Refitted as a Unrated Hulk
1690Renamed Vieux ConstantE-WIKI

 

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