Vengeur

2373
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyFrench Third Rate east indiaman 'Vengeur' (1756) (64)
Purchased7.1765NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked3.1785NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck162'French Feet (Pied du Roi)52.6185 (172′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel150'?French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.4792 (44′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.8479 (22′ 5″ Imperial)
Burthen1,250Ton 

Armament


7.1765Broadside 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
7.17655699 officers, 560 menNNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1778Capitaine de Vaisseau Claude-Marguerite François Renart de Fuchsamberg (3rd Marquis d'Amblimont) (1736-1797)FWIKI


Sources


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

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