L'Indien

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Nominal Guns20NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Launched30.7.1768NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient-Caudan - Lorient NNF-1715
Ship ClassIndien Class
Designed by Gilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Bought by the Navy11.1771NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Indien' (1771) (20)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck157' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.9964 (167′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel148' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.0704 (157′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Displacement2,250Ton 
Burthen1,242Tonneaux 

Armament


30.7.1768Broadside Weight = 120 French Livre (129.504 lbs 58.74 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck20 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
30.7.1768239Design ComplementFWAS1786

 

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