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Le Florissant

2068
Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down4.1748NNF-1715
Launched11.8.1750NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1751NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
Ship ClassFlorissant Class (1750)NNF-1715
Constructor
Pierre MorineauFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Condemned9.1761NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck166'French Feet (Pied du Roi)53.9193 (176′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth45'French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.6431 (48′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1862 (23′ 6″ Imperial)
Burthen1,500Ton 

Armament


3.1750/51Broadside 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
3.1750/516566 officers, 650 menNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1758Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1758Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Jean François Louis de BrachFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1758
ref:673

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
5.1757 - 1760Garde de la Marine
François-Joseph-Hippolyte Bidé de MaurvilleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1782
ref:673

 

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