Conquérant

2040
Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down2.1745NNF-1715
Launched10.3.1745/46NNF-1715
First Commissioned1.1747
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon NNF-1715
ConstructorFrançois Coulomb (1653/54-1716/17)NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild3.1764NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Conquérant' (1765) (74)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck157'French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.9969 (167′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel135'French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.8519 (143′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth43'French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.9935 (45′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,500Ton 

Armament


1.1747Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (904.3696 lbs 410.201 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.17476066 Officers, 600 menNNF-1715


Sources


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

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