Le Raisonnable

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Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1754NNF-1715
Launched11.1756NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1757NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
Constructor Pierre MorineauNNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured29.4.1758NNF-1715
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Raisonnable' (1758) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck152'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.3706 (161′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Gundeck152'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.3706 (161′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel138' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.8267 (147′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth40'French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.992 (42′ 7″ Imperial)

Armament


12.1757Broadside 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

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1758 - 29.4.1758Capitaine de Vaisseau Louis-Armand-Constantin de Rohan (1732-1794)E-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1758Action of 29 April 1758
29.5.1758Taken by Dorsetshire (68)
29.5.1758Taken by Achilles (60)

 

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