Le Guerrier2076
Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1750/09/03NNF-1715
Launched1753/09/09NNF-1715
First Commissioned1754/01
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon NNF-1715
ConstructorJoseph-Marie-Blaise CoulombNNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured1798/08/02NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck165'French Feet (Pied du Roi)53.5941 (175′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth43'French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.9935 (45′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6043 (21′ 8″ Imperial)
Burthen1,455Ton

Armament

1754/01Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (881 lbs 410.201 kg) NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1754/016666 Officers, 660 menNNF-1715

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
17561756Capitaine de VaisseauRené Villars de la Brosse-RaquinFWIKI
1757/121759Capitaine de VaisseauHenri de RochemoreFWIKI

Service History

DateEvent Source
1756/05/20Battle of Minorca 
1759/08/18Battle of Lagos Bay 
1778/12/14Battle of St. Lucia 
1793/08/29Seige of Toulon 
1795/03/14Action off Genoa 
1798/08/01Battle of the Nile 


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715 Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
FWIKI Wikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
 
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