Le Tigre

2360
Nominal Guns50NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down3.1723NNF-1715
Launched19.10.1724NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1725
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon NNF-1715
ConstructorPierre-Blaise Coulomb (1699-1753)NNF-1715
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1754NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck131'French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.5497 (139′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0176 (39′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2239 (17′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen800Ton 

Armament


3.1724/25Broadside Weight = 302 French Livre (325.9184 lbs 147.829 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1724/253499 officers, 340 menNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
20.7.1728Bombardment of Tripoli
11.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon
7.1753Condemned at BrestNNF-1715


Sources


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

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