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L'Altier

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Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down7.1758NNF-1715
Launched23.3.1760NNF-1715
First Commissioned4.1762NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon Dockyard - Toulon NNF-1715
Ship ClassLion Class (1749)NNF-1715
Designed by
Pierre-Blaise CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1708-1758
NNF-1715
Constructor
Joseph-Marie-Blaise CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1755-1778
W033
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateSecond RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sold1772NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck151'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.0453 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134'French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.5264 (142′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1892 (20′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen1,150Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck151' 0French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.0448 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.5232 (142′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1892 (20′ 3″ Imperial)
Displacement2,084Ton 
Burthen1,100Tonneaux 

Armament


1757Broadside Weight = 510 French Livre (550.392 lbs 249.645 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

23.3.1760Broadside Weight = 510 French Livre (550.392 lbs 249.645 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.17624899 officers, 480 menNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
6.5.1766 - 1.12.1766Brigadier des Armées Navalesref:1275

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.11.1762 - 12.12.1762Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:1723

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1766Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1770Condemned at ToulonNNF-1715

 

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