Le Solide

2152
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1720NNF-1715
Launched14.11.1722NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1724NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
ConstructorRene Levasseur (1667-1727)NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sold for Break Up1771NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck142'French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.1229 (151′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126'French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.931 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth39' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.6732 (41′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1983 (20′ 4″ Imperial)

Armament


3.1723/24Broadside Weight = 486 French Livre (524.4912 lbs 237.897 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1723/243866 officers, 380 menNNF-1715

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1744Garde de la MarineLord Jean-Baptiste de Glandevès du Castellet (Baron de Glandevès) (1728-1803)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
11.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon

 

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Posted by Tom Jensen on Friday 31st of May 2019 02:08

Burthen not correct

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