French ship Le Triomphant (1804)

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the Triomphant
Scale model on display at the Musée de la Marine in Paris
Career (France) French Navy Ensign
Name: Le Triomphant
Namesake: "Triumphant"
Builder: Rochefort
Laid down: 1804
Launched: 1809
Fate: Hulk, 1828
General characteristics
Class & type: Téméraire class ship of the line
Displacement: 2966 tonnes
5260 tonnes fully loaded
Length: 55.87 metres (183.3 ft) (172 pied)
Beam: 14.90 metres (48 ft 11 in)
Draught: 7.26 metres (23.8 ft) (22 pied)
Propulsion: Up to 2,485 m2 (26,750 sq ft) of sails

74 guns:

16 × 8-pounder long guns
4 × 36-pounder carronades
Armour: Timber

The Triomphant was a 74-gun ship of the line of the French Navy (of the Duquesne sub-class). Built in Rochefort in 1804, she was launched in 1809. She was converted to a hulk in 1828.

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