La Somme

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Nominal Guns28NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Launched1728NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Ship ClassSomme Class
CategorySixth RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlute
Last knownNNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck119' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.6512 (126′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 3French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.4342 (34′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.9382 (12′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen520Ton 

Armament


1728Broadside Weight = 112 French Livre (120.8704 lbs 54.824 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1728130Design ComplementNNF-1715

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
7.6.1730 - 1731Lieutenant de Vaisseau Antoine-Alexis de Périer (Comte de Salvert) (1691-1757)ref:6736.12.1731 - 1732Capitaine de Vaisseau François Henri de Coulombe (1689-1751)ref:673

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1736 - 1737Garde de la Marine François Alexis Périer (1725-1756)ref:673

 

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