Le Suffren

22216
Nominal Guns74NNF-1800
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down8.1801NNF-1800
Launched17.9.1803NNF-1800
First Commissioned10.1803NNF-1800
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1800
ShipyardLorient Dockyard - Lorient NNF-1800
Ship ClassSuffren Group Short Variant Téméraire ClassNNF-1800
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1800
ConstructorMathurin CrucyNNF-1800
CategoryThird RateNNF-1800
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Broken Up1823NNF-1800

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1800
Length of Gundeck55.22Meters181′ 1″ Imperial
Length of Keel49.70Meters163′ 0″ Imperial
Breadth14.45Meters47′ 4″ Imperial
Depth in Hold7.15Meters23′ 5″ Imperial
Draught Forward6.6Meters19′ 10″ Imperial
Draught Aft7.44Meters24′ 4″ Imperial

Armament


10.1803Broadside Weight = 910 French Livre (982.072 lbs 445.445 kg)NNF-1800
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

1806Broadside Weight = 1010 French Livre (1089.992 lbs 494.395 kg)NNF-1800
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1803723 NNF-1800
1813689 NNF-1800

Service History


DateEventSource
28.2.1809Capture of the Proserpine


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1800Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1800 A 1815Alain DemerliacBook
 

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