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2334
Nominal Guns56NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1703NNF-1715
Launched21.1.1703/4NNF-1715
First Commissioned4.1704
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient NNF-1715
ConstructorPierre-Blaise Coulomb (1699-1753)NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up11.1729NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck141'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.7975 (150′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0485 (39′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15'French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.8991 (16′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen800Ton 

Armament


4.1704Broadside Weight = 338 French Livre (364.7696 lbs 165.451 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck24 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.17043377 officers, 330 menNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
6.1717Condemned at ToulonNNF-1715
8.1718Foundered at ToulonNNF-1715
1719Refloated and converted to a careening hulkNNF-1715
1719Refitted as a Unrated Hulk


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
 

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