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Le Roland

2332
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1770NNF-1715
Launched14.2.1771NNF-1715
First Commissioned9.1774NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest Dockyard - Brest NNF-1715
Ship ClassArtesien Class (1764)FWAS1786
Designed by
Joseph-Louis OllivierFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1727-1771
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateSecond Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Burnt2.1779NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck154'French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.0212 (164′ 1″ Imperial)
Length of Keel141'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.7975 (150′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen1,100Ton 

Armament


9.1774Broadside 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

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.17715699 officers, 560 menNNF-1715

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1773 - 1775Capitaine de VaisseauE-WIKI4.4.1777 - 1778Capitaine de Vaisseau
Jean-François Gilart de LarchantelFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1748-1780
E-WIKI

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.3.1773 - 8.10.1773Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI26.3.1773 - 1774Lieutenant d’Artillerie
Charles François Philippe CharnieresFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1780
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Service History


DateEventSource
27.7.17781st Battle of Ushant


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
26.3.1773-12.9.1774Second voyage of Kerguelen 
 

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