Magnanime-class ship of the line

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Class overview
Name: Magnanime
Builders: Toulon
Operators:  French Navy
Completed: 2
General characteristics
Class & type: Magnanime class ship of the line
Displacement: 1500 tonnes
Length: 55.6 metres
Beam: 14.3 metres
Draught: 6.8 metres
Propulsion: Sail
Armament:

74 guns:

Armour: Timber

The Magnanime class was a type of 74-gun ships of the line built by France in the late 70s.

Builder: Rochefort
Ordered:
Launched: 27 August 1779
Fate: Decommissioned in 1792, broken up in 1793
Builder: Rochefort
Ordered:
Launched: 23 February 1781
Fate: Wrecked in a storm on 16 December 1796