Le Colosse

28519
Nominal Guns74W006
NationalityRépublique française
Launched1813W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardToulon Dockyard - Toulon W006
Ship ClassDanube Group variant of Téméraire ClassW006
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)W006
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Razeed1813W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck172' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)55.8656 (183′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel155' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.344 (165′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3318 (47′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1456 (23′ 5″ Imperial)
Draught Forward21' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.8208 (22′ 4″ Imperial)
Draught Aft23'French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4975 (24′ 7″ Imperial)

Armament


1813Broadside Weight = 1010 French Livre (1089.992 lbs 494.395 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 8-Pounder



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemu, Web Site
 

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