Solitaire

2351
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down10.1757NNF-1715
Launched30.11.1758NNF-1715
First Commissioned4.1759
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient NNF-1715
ConstructorAntoine GroignardNNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up9.1771NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck165'French Feet (Pied du Roi)53.5941 (175′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth41'French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.3439 (43′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,250`Ton 

Armament


4.1759Broadside Weight = 510 French Livre (550.392 lbs 249.645 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.175956111 officers, 560 crewNNF-1715

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1759 - 1760Capitaine de VaisseauLouis-Vincent de Langle (1714-?)FWIKI1781Capitaine de Vaisseau Cicé-Champion (Comte de Cicé-Champion)EWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
20.11.1759Battle of Quiberon Bay


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
 

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