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Le Magnanime

Nominal Guns74W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down10.1778W033
First Commissioned12.1779W033
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis W033
Designed by
Jacques Denis Chevillard le CadetFrench
Ship Builder
Service 1777-1778
CategoryThird RateW033
National RatePremier RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the LineW033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Broken Up1793W033


8.1779Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (904.3696 lbs 410.201 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

1 Ship Commander

1781 - 1782Capitaine de VaisseauFWIKI

1 Supernumerary

1781 - 1782Volontaire de la Marine
Claude Le Bègue de GerminyFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1782

Service History

29.4.1781Battle of Fort Royal
5.9.1781Battle of the Chesapeake
25.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts
12.4.1782Battle of the Saintes


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