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HMXMS Ville de Paris (1764)

Page history last edited by Cy 14 years, 3 months ago

Ville de Paris, 90 Guns

Nationality French
Operated by Marine Nationale
Laid Down 1757/00/00 B191
Launched 1764/01/19 B057
First Commissioned 1764/05 B057
Shipyard Rochefort B057
Constructor Francois-Guillaume Clairin-Deslauriers B191
Rate Second Rate
National Rate Premier Rang
Type Ship of the Line
Out Service 1782/04/12 B057
Fate Captured B191
Becomes Ville de Paris

B057   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 185' 71/2" Imperial Feet 56.58
Length of Keel 153' 0" Imperial Feet 46.63
Breadth 53' 81/2" Imperial Feet 16.37
Depth in Hold 22' 2" Imperial Feet 6.76
Burthen 2,34752/94 Tons BM
Calculated Burthen 234752/94 Tons BM  
B191   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 177' French Feet (Pied du Roi)
Length of Keel 144' French Feet (Pied du Roi)
Breadth 48' 6" French Feet (Pied du Roi)
Depth in Hold 23' French Feet (Pied du Roi)
Calculated Burthen 218016/94 Tons BM  

1764 B191 Broadside Weight = 1092
Lower Gun Deck 30 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck 32 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck 28 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1764/05 1096 6 officers, 1090 men B191

Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
No Commander Details Available

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1779 Re-classified as a First Rate of 104 guns  
1782/04/12 Present at the Battle of the Saintes  

Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed

Actions & Battles
Date Source
1782/04/12 Battle of the Saintes

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Id Link or Description Author
B191 Nomenclature des navires français de 1715 à 1774 Alain Demerliac
B057 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792 Rif Winfield

Last Updated :2010/03/04 at 09:14:52 by Cy

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