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Le Neptune

1972
Nominal Guns86FWAS1786
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down12.1810FWAS1786
Launched21.3.1818FWAS1786
First Commissioned6.1818FWAS1786
How acquiredPurpose builtFWAS1786
ShipyardLorient Dockyard - Lorient FWAS1786
Ship ClassBucentaure Class (1802)FWAS1786
Designed by
Jacques-Noël SanéFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1758-1836
FWAS1786
ConstructorFWAS1786
CategoryThird RateFWAS1786
National RatePremier RangFWAS1786
Ship TypeShip of the LineFWAS1786
Sailing RigShip RiggedFWAS1786
Broken Up1868FWAS1786

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck182' 6French Feet (Pied du Roi)59.1156 (193′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel167' 0French Feet (Pied du Roi)54.2416 (177′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth47' 0French Feet (Pied du Roi)15.2656 (50′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold23' 6French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.5245 (24′ 8″ Imperial)
Draught Forward21' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.0373 (23′ 1″ Imperial)
Draught Aft24' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.7952 (25′ 6″ Imperial)
Displacement3,868Ton 
Burthen2,034Tonneaux 

Armament


21.3.1818Broadside Weight = 1140 French Livre (1230.288 lbs 558.03 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck30 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 French 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1802866Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Capitaine de Vaisseau
Théodore Constant Le RayFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1812-1846
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8 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Capitaine de Corvette
Michel BellangerFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
Second
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Chirurgien de Troisième Classe
Emile Jules VilletteFrench
Naval Sailor
Medic
Service 1839-1864
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Chirurgien-Major
Frédéric Joseph Julien BaronFrench
Naval Sailor
Medic
Service 1827-1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Charles FrogeraysFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Lieutenant de Vaisseau
François EsnolFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Pierre RozeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Basile PerlierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Vincent Alfred MoulacFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1828-1876
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7 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.1.1841 - 1841Enseigne de Vaisseau
Antoine ReboulFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Enseigne de Vaisseau
César PradierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Enseigne de Vaisseau
Edouard MalletFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Enseigne de Vaisseau
Charles DauphinFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Enseigne de Vaisseau
Victor BabronFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Chirurgien de Marine
Isidore VillainFrench
Naval Sailor
Medic
Service 1841
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bef.1.1.1841 - 1841Commis d'Administration
Prosper LuganFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1841
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Service History


DateEventSource
1.1.1841

Campaign in the Mediterranean .

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