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French 74-gun (74-82) ships 1720-1831 ("e" = English , "s"= Spanish)

(Notice: the dimensions is taken from Nomenclature des navires francais series 1715-1815, and Les Vaisseaux 74 á 120 canons.
There seem to been many different values of dimensions of these books, so I put all of them.The dimension were is been keel length, and draught or first value are
from Nomenclature des navires francais series and other dimensions are from Les Vaisseaux 74 á 120 cannos. All dimensions are/convert in French foot of 324,84mm).

Ship Name

Built

Launch
Year

Out of
year

Fate/Guns (design)

Length

Keel

Beam

Depth

Draught

Bourbon

Brest

1720

1741

Sunk with 517 men in 1741.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152
152

134

42
42/43-4

21
21

22-6

Sceptre

Brest

1720

1745

Broken up in 1745.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152
152

134

42
42/43-4

21
21

22-6

Duc d' Orleans

Toulon

1722

1747

Condemned 1747.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152
154
154

136-8

43-4
43-10
42/43-4

18
18-6
21

21/22

Saint Philippe

Rochefort

1722

1745

Condemned 1745.
26-36, 28-18, 16-6/8, 4-4

152-4
152

136-10

43-4
42/43-4

18-5
19-9

21-3/22-6

Ferme

Toulon

1723

1755

Condemned 1755.
"26-36, 28-18, 16-6/8, 4-4

152
154
154

136-8

43-4
43-10
42/43-4

18
18-6
21

21/22

Neptune

Brest

1723

1747

Captured by RN in 1747.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

154-6
154-6

135

42
43-4

21
18-5

17-6/22-6

Phenix

Toulon

1723

1736

Hulked in 1736.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152
154

136-10

43-4
43-10

18
18-6

21/22

Esperance

Toulon

1724

1755

Burned by English in 1755.
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152
154
154

136-10

43-4
43-10
42/43-4

18
18-6
21

21/22

Juste

Rochefort

1725

1759

Wrecked 1759 (487 dead).
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152-4

?

43-4

18-9

19-6/22-4

Saint Esprit

Toulon

1726

1749

Broken up in 1761.
26-36, 28-18, 16-6/8, 4-4

154
154

?

44-6
44-10

20-1
17-7

17-10/21

Dauphin Royal

Brest

1738

1783

Condemned 1783.
Broken up 1789.
26-36, 28-18, 16-6/8, 4-4
26-24, 28-18, 16-8 (1751)

153-8
155-6
155-10

137

42
44-4
43/44-4

20-6
17-9
20-1

18-10/20-4

Suberbe

Brest

1738

1759

Lost 1759 (636 dead).
26-36, 28-18, 16-8, 4-4

152-6
156-5
156-5

133

42-8
42-8
42-8/44

21
21
21

19-6/22-6

Terrible  

Toulon  

1739 

1747 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-4
28-32, 28-18, 18-9 e

156
156 
164-3e

131

133e

44-4
43
47-3e

21
21
20-7,5e 

19/21

Invincible  

Rochefort  

1744 

1747 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8. 

162
162
166
171-3e 

150-6


139-0,5e
143-6e

44-2
44-8
44-6/45-10
49-3e
48-11e 

21-4
21-10
21-10
21-3e 

21-8(aft)

Magnanime  

Rochefort  

1744 

1748 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
166 
166
173-7e

153-6


140-7,5e

44-6
44
44/45-4
49-4,5e
50e 

22
22
22
21-7e 

22/22-6

Conquerant  

Toulon  

1746 

1764

Lost during reconstruction in 1764.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

157 

135

43 

21 

19-6/22

Intrepide  

Brest  

1747 

1781 

Accidentally burnt in 1781.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
166
166 

157

43
43
43/44-4 

20-6
20-6
20-6 

18-9/21

Monarque  

Brest  

1747 

1747 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
166
166
174-10e
175-3e
175-9e 

157


149-10e

43
43
43/44-4
47-2,5e 

20-6
20-6
20-6
20-1,5e 

18-9/21

Sceptre  

Brest  

1747 

1779 

Hulked 1779.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
166
166 

157

43
43
43/44-4 

20-6
20-6
20-6 

18-9/21

Couronne  

Rochefort  

1749 

1766 

Condemned, and broken up in 1766.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

167
166-3

153-6

44
44-6 

22-7
22-4 

20/22

Magnifique  

Brest  

1749 

1782 

Wrecked 1782.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
167 

?

43
45 

20-4
20 

19/20-5

Temeraire  

Toulon  

1749 

1759 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

163
158-9 
169-2e

?

137-2,375e

43
43-6
48-0,75e 

20-10
21
20-9,5e 

?

Florissant  

Rochefort  

1750 

1761 

Condemned 1761.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

166
166 

?

45
45 

22-3
21-10 

20-6/22-6

Entreprenant  

Brest  

1751 

1758 

Burnt by English fireship in 1758.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165 

?

43 

20-

19/20-5

Heros  

Brest  

1752 

1759 

Driven ashore, and burnt in 1759.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

163-8 

144-5

43 

20-6 

19-6/21

Palmier  

Brest  

1752 

1766 

Lost while in drydock in 1766.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

163-8 

144-5

43 

20-6 

19-6/21

Redoutable  

Toulon  

1752 

1759 

Run aground in 1759, and burnt by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

163
163 
160-6
163-6

?

43
43
43
43/44-4 

20-10
21-10
21 
21

?

Courageux  

Brest  

1753 

1761 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

163
164
172-3e 

?

140-1,125e

44
43
48-0,75e 

20
20
20-10,5e 

19/21

Guerrier  

Toulon  

1753 

1798 

Captured by RN in 1798.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165
164 
164

?

43
43
43/44-4 

20-4
20-6
20-6 

19/20-5

Prudent  

Rochefort  

1753 

1758 

Captured, and burnt by RN in 1758.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

166
166 

?

45
45 

22-3
21-10

20-6/22-6

Défenseur  

Brest  

1754 

1773 

Stricken 1773.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164 

?

44 

21 

19/22

Hector  

Toulon  

1755 

1782 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164
164
170-2,5e 

145-6

144e

43
43/44-4
48-2,5e 

20-6
20
18-11e 

19-11/21-11

Diadéme ,
Brutus (1792) 

Brest  

1756 

1797 

Stricken, and broken up in 1797.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168 

?

43-6 

20-

19-6/21

Glorieux  

Rochefort  

1756 

1782 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164
163
175e 

?

144-3e

43
43
47-4,5e 

20-7
20
21-3e 

19-6/21-6

Zodiaque  

Brest  

1756 

1783 

Condemned 1783. Sold 1784.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

166 

?

43-6 

20-6 

19-6/21

Centaure  

Toulon  

1757

1759 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8.
 

164
165
164
175-8e 

146-6


148-3,25e
145-5e

43
43
43/44-4
47-5e
 

20-6
20-6
20-6
20e 

19-11/21-11

Minotaure  

Brest  

1757 

1783 

Stricken 1783.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
166 

?

43-6
43-6 

20-6
20-6 

19-6/21

Souverain ,
Peuple Souverain(1792) 

Toulon  

1757 

1798 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164 
163
174-9e

?

140-5e

43-6
43-6/44-10
47-6e 

21-6
21-6
21-10e 

19/22

Robuste  

Lorient  

1758 

1784 

Stricken 1783, and broken up in 1784.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

175 

?

44-4 

21-10 

20/21-6

Thesée  

Brest  

1759 

1759 

Lost in 1759 (630 dead).
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164
164 

146

44
44/45-4 

22
21 

19/22

Protecteur  

Toulon  

1760 

1789 

Hulked 1789.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

164

?

43-6 

21-6 

19/22

Couronne Ottomane 
(ex San S
alvadore)

Constan-
tinople  

1761 
(bought)

1762 

74/78 - guns. 
Captured by Maltese.

?

?

Diligent  

Lorient-
Caudan 

1762 

1779 

Condemned, and broken up in 1779.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

176 

?

43 

20-6 

19-6/21

Six Corps 

Lorient-
Caudan 

1762 

1779 

Condemned 1769. Broken up in 1779.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

176 

?

43 

20-6 

19-6/21

Zelé  

Toulon  

1763 

1804 

Condemned 1804.
Prison ship in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
170-6 

151-6

43-6
43-6/44-10 

20-9
20-9 

19-6/20-8

Citoyen ,
(ex Cimeterre 1762) 

Brest  

1764 

1792 

Broken up in 1792.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

169-6
169-6 

?

43
43-6 

20-9
20-9 

19-6/21

Conquerant  (RB)

Brest  

1765 

1798 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

169-6
169
181-4e

?

147-9e

43
43-6
46-3e 

20-9
20-6
21-10e 

19-6/21

Bourgogne  

Toulon  

1766 

1783 

Wrecked in 1783 ( 80 dead).
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

168
168 

146

43-6
43-6/44-10 

21-6
21-6 

20-6/23

Marseillais ,
Vengeur du Peuple (1794) 

Toulon  

1766 

1794 

Lost in 1794 (391 dead)
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
168 

146-6

43-6
43-6/44-10 

21 
21

19-6/20-8

Palmier  (RB)

Brest  

1766 

1782 

Lost at sea in 1782.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

169-6
163-8

 

43
43

20-9
20-6

19-6/21

Actif  

Brest  

1767 

1783 

Condemned 1783, and sold in 1784.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

169-6

 

43

20-9

19-6/21

Cesar  

Toulon  

1768 

1782 

Captured, and burnt by RN in 1782.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
168 
168-6

157-6

43-6
43-6
43-6/44-10 

20-9
21
21

19-6/20-8

Bien Aimé 

Lorient  

1769 

1783 

Condemned 1783, and BU in 1784.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170 
170

160

43-6
43-6
43-6/44-10 

21-5
21
21 

20/21-2

Victoire  

Lorient  

1770 

1792 

Condemned 1792, and BU in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170
170 

160

43-6
43-6
43-6/44-10 

21-5
21
21

20/21-2

Fendant

Rochefort

1776

1784

Grounded in 1784.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
164
164

160
150

43-6
44
44/45-4

21-5
22
22

20/21-2
20-6/22-6

Destin  

Toulon  

1777 

1793 

Captured, and burnt by RN in Toulon.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
168
170

157-6
151-6

43-6
43-6
43-6

20-9
21
21-5

19-6/20-8
19-6/20-8

Annibal ,
Achille (1786)

Brest

1778

1794

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
168
168
177-8e

151-6

44
44
44/45-4
48-2,5e

21-6
22
21-6
21-1,5e

20-2/22-2

Hercule,
Hydre (1794)

Rochefort

1778

1797

Broken up in 1797.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165-6
165-6

?

43-6
43-6/44-10

21-6
21-6

20-2/22-6

Héros

Toulon

1778

1793

Lost in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

167-10
168
169

149

43-6
43-6
43-6/44-10

21
21
21

19-6/21

Neptune  (2)

Brest  

1778 

1795 

Wrecked in 1795.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168-6
169-6
169-6 

146-6

44
44
44/45-4 

22
22
22 

19-6/20-6

Pluton

Rochefort

1778

1805

Condemned, and BU in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

165-6

?

43-6

21-6

20-2/22-6

Scipion  

Rochefort  

1778 

1782 

Wrecked in 1782.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

165-6 

?

43-6 

21-6 

20-2/22-6

Magnanime  

Rochefort  

1779 

1792 

Stricken 1792, and BU in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

171-3 

?

44 

22 

19/21

Northumberland  

Brest  

1780 

1794 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
169
169 
178-8e

151-6

44
44
44/45-4
48-2,5e 

21-6
22
21-6
21-1e 

20-2/22-2

Sceptre ,
Convention (1792),
Marengo (1800)

Brest  

1780 

1803 

Hulked 1803.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

166-6
169
166-10 

151

44-3
44
44/45-4 

21-6
22
21-6 

20-4/22-4

Argonaute,
Flibustier (1794)

Rochefort

1781

1795

Stricken 1795:
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170

159

44
44/45-4

22
21

21/22-9

Brave

Rochefort

1781

1797

Broken up 1797.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170

159

44
44/45-4

22
21

21/22-9

Illustre,
Mucius Scaevola(1794),
Scevola(1794)

Rochefort

1781

1796

Wrecked 1796.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

171-3

?

44

22

19/21

Pégase  

Brest  

1781 

1782 

Captured by RN.
28-
36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
178-1,75e 

161
145-3,75e

44
47-11,5e 

21-9
21-7e 

19-6/21

Alcide

Rochefort

1782

1795

Lost in 1795.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170

161

44
44/45-4

21-9
21-9

19-6/21

America

America

1782
(get)

1786

Presented to France by the
Continentals.Found unsuitable
by the French in 1786,
and broken up.
30-18, 32-12, 14-9

172
182-6a

153

47-4
50-6a

21
23a

?

Censeur ,
Alliance (1799)

Rochefort

1782

1799

Transferred to Spain in 1799.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170
170

161

44
44/45-4

21-9
21-9

19-6/21

Centaure (2)

Toulon

1782

1793

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
170-6
170-10

150-6

44
44
44/45-4

21-9
21-9
21-9

20-6/21-8

Dictateur ,
Liberté (1792)

Toulon  

1782 

1793 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170 

161

44 

21-9 

19-6/21

Heureux  

Toulon  

1782 

1798 

Lost in 1798.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

168
170-6 

 

44
44 

21-9
21-9 

20-6/21-8

Puissant  

Lorient  

1782 

1793 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170 
178-9e

161
146-5,5e

44
48-0,75e 

21-9
21-4e 

19-6/21

Suffisant  

Toulon  

1782 

1793 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

170 

161

44 

21-9 

19-6/21

Téméraire  (2)

Brest  

1782 

1803
(1809) 

Broken up in 1803.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6
 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Mercure  

Toulon  

1783 

1798 

Lost in 1798.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

173-3
173-3 

?

43-8
43-7 

22
22 

20-6/22-8

Séduisant ,
Pelletier (1793),
Séduisant (1795) 

Toulon  

1783 

1796 

Wrecked 1796.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

173-3
173-3 

?

43-8
43-7 

22
22 

20-6/22-8

Audacieux

Lorient

1784

1802
(1805)

Broken up in 1802.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172

155

44-6

22

21/22-
21/23

Superbe (2)

Brest

1784

1795

Wrecked 1795.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172

155

44-6

22

21/22-
21/23

Borée,
Ca Ira (1794),
Agricola (1794)

Lorient

1785

1794/
1803

Razeed in 1794. Converted to a
hospital ship in 1796.
Hulked in 1800. Broken up in 1803.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172

155

44-6

22

21/22

Commerce de Bordeaux,
Bonnet Rouge (1794),
Timoléon (1794)

Toulon  

1785 

1798 

Lost in 1798 (at Nile?)
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Commerce de
Marseilles ,
Lys (1786) ,
Tricolore (1792) 

Toulon  

1785

1793 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Ferme ,
Phocion (1792) 

Brest  

1785 

1793 

Handed over to Spain by Royalist
officers in 1793 to become the Spanish
"Phocion".
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Fougueux  

Lorient  

1785

1805 

Lost at Trafalgar in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Généreux  

Rochefort  

1785 

1800 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8  

172
185-6e 

155

44-6
49-2e 

22
20-9e 

21/22-
21/23

Patriote  

Brest  

1785  

1820 

Condemned, and hulked in 1820.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Entreprenant  

Lorient  

1787 

1802

Condemned, and hulked in 1802.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Impétueux  

Rochefort  

1787 

1794 

Captured by RN in 1794.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Léopard  

Brest  

1787 

1793 

Wrecked in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6

22 

21/22-
21/23

Orion ,
Mucius (1793) 

Rochefort  

1787 

1803 

Broken up in 1803.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6

22 

21/22-
21/23

América  (2)

Brest  

1788 

1794 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172
182e 

155

44-6
48-7,5e 

22
21-7e 

21/22-
21/23

Apollon ,
Gasparin (1794),
Apollon (1795),
Marceau (1797) 

Rochefort  

1788 

1798 

Broken up in 1798.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

17

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Duguay-Trouin 

Brest  

1788 

1793 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Duguesne  

Toulon  

1788 

1803 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182-3e 

155
150-4,5e

44-6
48-9,5e 

22
15-1?e 

21/22-
21/23

Tourville  

Lorient  

1788 

1834 

Condemned 1834.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Aquilon  

Rochefort  

1789 

1798 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8 

172
185-5e 

155
150-5e

44-6
48-4e 

22
21e 

21/22-
21/23

Éole  

Lorient  

1789 

1811
(1806) 

Condemned 1811.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Jupiter ,
Montagnard (1794),
Démocrate (1795),
Jupiter (1797),
Batave (1797) 

Brest  

1789 

1807 

Broken up in 1807.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Vengeur  

Brest  

1789 

1793 

Wrecked 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Jean Bart 

Lorient  

1790 

1809 

Wrecked in 1809.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Scipion  

Toulon  

1790 

1793
 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Thésée ,
Révolution (1793),
Finisterre (1803) 

Rochefort  

1790 

1804 

Condemned in 1804.
Broken up in 1815.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Pyrrhus ,
Montblanc (1793),
31 Mai (1794),
Républicain (1795),
Montblanc (1796) 

Rochefort  

1791 

1805 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
183-2e 

155
149-7,375e

44-6
48-8,25e 

22
20-6e 

21/22-
21/23

Suffren ,
Redoutable (1794) 

Brest  

1791 

1805 

Captured by RN in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Thémistocle  

Lorient  

1791 

1793 

Burnt by RN at Toulon in 1793.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Trajan ,
Gaulois (1797) 

Lorient  

1792 

1802
(1805) 

Broken up in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Nestor ,
Cisalpin (1797),
Aquilon (1803) 

Brest  

1793 

1809 

Burnt by RN in 1809.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Pompée  

Toulon  

1793 

1793 

Captured by RN in 1793
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/22-
21/23

Tigre  

Brest  

1793 

1795 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182e 

155
149e

44-6
48-9,5e 

22
21-7,38e 

21/23

Tyrannicide ,
Desaix (1800) 

Lorient  

1793 

1802 

Wrecked 1802.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Alexander/
Alexandre

Deptford

1794
(prize)

1795

Recaptured RN in 1795.

164
169e

145

44
46-11e

20-3
20e

19-6/20-6

Barra ,
Pégase (1795),
Hoche (1797) 

Toulon  

1794 

1798 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182e 

155

44-6
48-9

22
21-10e 

21/23

Droits de I'Homme 

Lorient  

1794 

1797 

Wrecked 1797.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Jemmapes ,
(Alexandre, when ld.)

Rochefort  

1794

1821 

Condemned, and hulked in 1821.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Lion ,
Marat (1793),
Formidable (1795) 

Rochefort  

1794 

1795 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
184-5e 

155
149-5,25e

44-6
48-9e 

22
21-7,5e 

21/23

Wattignie  

Lorient  

1794 

1809 

Broken up in 1809.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Berwick

Portsmouth

1795
(prize)

1805

Recaptured by RN in 1805.
28-32, 28-18, 18-9.

162
168-6e

148

44
46-10e

20-4
19-9e

19-6/20-6

Dix-août,
Cassard (1795),
Dix-août (1798) ,
Brave (1803)

Lorient  

1795 

1806 

Captured by RN in 1806, and
foundered soon after.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

J.J. Rousseau,
Marengo (1802) 

Toulon  

1795 

1806 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182-6e 

155

44-6
49-1,63e 

22
21-3e 

21/23

Viala ,
Voltaire (1795),
Constitution (1795),
Jupiter (1803) 

Lorient  

1795 

1806 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 
64-24, 14-24c. e

172
181-9,63e 

155

44-6
48-11,5e 

22
21-5,5e 

21/23

Harpe
(ex Venice ship)  

Venice  

1797
(prize) 

1799 

28-24, 28-18, 18-8 

171-6

152

45-1 

20-6

17-8/19-9

Hercule

Lorient  

1797 

1798 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 
60-24, 14-24c e

172
181-3e 

155
149-8,5e

44-6
48-6,5e 

22
21-9e 

21/23

Spartiate 

Toulon  

1797 

1798 

Taken by RN at Nile in 1798.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182-7e 

155

44-6
49-4,5e 

22
21-7e 

21/23

Argonaute 

Lorient  

1798 

1806 

Transferred to Spain in 1806.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Quatorze Juillet 

Lorient  

1798 

1798 

Lost in fire in 1798 prior to
entering service.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

San Sebastian 
(Alliance)

Pasajes
(spain) 

1799
(bought) 

1807 

Stricken in 1807.

164

146

44-6 

21 

20/21

Union ,
Dioméde (1803) 

Lorient  

1799 

1806 

Lost in 1806.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Aigle

Rochefort

1800

1805

Lost at Trafalgar in 1805.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Duguay-Trouin

Rochefort

1800

1805

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
181-6e

155

44-6
48-11e

22
22e

21/23

Atlante ,
Atlas (1803)

Cartagena
(spain) 

1801
(bought)

1808 

Captured by Spanish in 1808.
28-24, 30-18, 16-8 s

53,42
191-8s 

47,30

14,48
52-4s 

7,24
24-10s 

?

Conquistador
(Conquérant )

Cartagena
(spain) 

1801
(bought) 

1804 

Stricken in 1804.

52,92
 

47,50

14,48 

6,96 

6,36/6,78

Intrepido
(Intrepide)

Ferrol
(spain) 

1801
(bought)

1805

Captured by RN at Trafalgar in 1805.
Sank in the storm in 1805.

52,92

47,50

14,48 

6,96 

6,36/6,78

Pelayo ,
Desaix (1802)

Havana  

1801
(bought)

1804

Stricken in 1804.

53,10 

47,42

14,70 

8,85? 

6,28/6,30

San Antonio
(Saint Antoine)

Cartagena
(spain)

1801
(bought)

1801

Captured by RN in 1801.

53,29
174-10e

?
139-8e

14,58
47-10e 

7,0 

?

San Genaro,
Ulysse (1803),
Tourville (?)

Cartagena
(spain) 

1801
(bought)

1822

Stricken in 1822.

181-7s 

 

52s 

24-1s 

 

Saint Genard,
Ulysse (1803),
Tourville (1811)
(ex San Genaro)

Cadiz

1801
(bought)?

1822

BU 1822.

53,34
181-7s

44,63
164-9s

14,53
52s

6,80
24-1s

6,40/7,00
21-3/24-7s

Annibal
(ex RN Hannibal)

Blavkwall

1801
(prize)

1824

BU 1824.
28-32, 28-18, 18-9

52,60
170e

47,60

14,17
47-2e

6,66
19-11e

 

Héros

Rochefort

1801

1808

Captured by Spanish in 1808.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Pacificateur

Brest

-

1804

Construction discontinued prior to
launch due to fire at the Brest arsenal.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Scipion

Lorient

1801

1805

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172
182-1,5e

155
150-0,875e

44-6
48-7,5e

22
21-10e

21/23

Swiftsure
(ex RN Swiftsure)

Deptford

1801
(prize)

1805

Recaptured RN 1805.
28-32, 28-18, 18-9.

52,13
168-6e

47,58

14,02
46-11,5e

6,61
19-9e

5,58/7,09

Brutus ,
Impétueux (1803)

Lorient

1803

1806

Lost in 1806.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Cassard (1803) 
ex No1 (1794),
ex Lion (1795),
ex Glorieux (1798)

Brest

1803 

1818

Hulked in 1818.
Broken up in 1832.
28-36, 30-24, 16-8, 4-36c. 
3130 t.

173-10
173-10 

157

45-4
45 

22-3
22-3 

20-10/23

Magnanime

Rochefort

1803

1820

Stricken, and used as a
floating batery in 1816.
BU 1820.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

157

44-6

22

21/23

Véteran (1803)
ex No2 (1794)
ex Magnanime (1798),
ex Quatorze Juillet (1802)

Brest  

1803 

1833

Refitted 1815-16.
Condemned 1833.
28-36, 30-24, 16-8, 4-36c. 
3130 t.

173-10
173-10 

157

45-4
45 

22-3
22-3 

20-10/23

Suffren (2)

Lorient

1803

1815/
1823

Condemned 1815, used as a
floating battery in 1816.
Broken up in 1823.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Achille (2)

Rochefort

1804

1805

Lost in 1805 at Trafalgar.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Algésiras

Lorient

1804

1808

Captured by RN at Trafalgar in 1805.
Recaptured by French in the
subsequent storm.
Captured by Spanish in 1808.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Lion (3)

Rochefort

1804

1809

Burnt to avoid capture in 1809.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Borée

Toulon

1805

1823

Hulked in 1823.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.
2781 t. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Génois

Genoa

1805

1821

Stricken, and broken up in 1821.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Pluton (2)

Toulon

1805

1808

Captured by Spanish in 1808.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Regulus

Lorient

1805

1814

Lost in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Ajax

Rochefort

1806

1818

Stricken in 1818.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Courageux

Lorient

1806

1827

Stricken in 1827.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Royal Hollandais ,
Hollandais (1811)

Vlissingen /
Woolwich  

1806 (ld.)

1809

Captured by RN , and completed
by the British.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
28-36, 28-24, 6-12, 12-32c., 6-18c. e

169
177-7e

152-10

44-1,5
48-10e

21-3
21-6,5e

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Vencedor ,
Argonaute

Ferrol
(spain)

1806
exchange

1808

Exchange for Argonaute in 1806.
Captured by Spanish in 1808.

187s 

 

54s 

23-2s 

 

Anversois ,
Eole (1814),
Anversois (1815)

Antwerp

1807

1819

Stricken, and broken up in 1819.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

César  

Antwerp

1807 

1814 

Ceded to Netherlands in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Charlemagne  

Antwerp

1807 

1814 

Ceded to Netherlands in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Commerce de Lyon  

Antwerp

1807 

1819 

Stricken 1819.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Dantzig ,
(Illustre, when ld.),
Achille (1814),
Dantzig (1815),
Achille (1815)

Antwerp

1807

1815

Stricken in 1815.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

D'Hautpoul
(Alcide, when ld.) 

Lorient  

1807 

1809 

Captured by RN.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c
30-32, 30-18, 6-12, 12-32c. e

172
181-6e

155
149-4e

44-6
48-6,75e

22
21-9e

21/23

Duguesclin

Antwerp

1807

1818

Stricken in 1818.
Broken up in 1820.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Pultusk,
(Audacieux, when ld.)

Antwerp

1807 

1814 

Ceded to Netherlands in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Ville de Berlin,
(Thésée, when ld.),
Atlas (1814),
Ville de Berlin (1815)

Antwerp

1807

1819

Stricken, and hulked in 1819..
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Maria Primeira
(ex D.Maria)

Lisbon

1807
seizured

1808

Returned to Portuguese 1808.
2700 t.

54,10

48,70

14,48

11,43
hauteur

6,40/6,71

Notre Dame des Martyrs
(ex N.S dos Martires)

Lisbon

1807
seizured

1808

Returned to Portuguese 1808.
3206 t.

60,0

?

16,85

14,03
hauteur

?

Vasco de Gama
(ex Vasco da Gama)

Lisbon

1807
seizured

1808

Returned to Portuguese 1808.
3000 t. 28-36, 32-24, 16-12

54,40

48,77

14,63

11,58
hauteur

6,90/7,30

Albanais

Antwerp

1808

1814

Ceded to Netherlands in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Breslau ,
(Superbe, when ld.)

Gênes

1808

1836

Stricken in 1836.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Dalmate ,
Hector (1814),
Dalmate (1815),
Hector (1815)

Antwerp

1808

1819

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

169

152-10

44-1,5

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Danube  

Toulon  

1808 

1827 

Hulked in 1827.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Polonais ,
(Glorieux, when ld. 1805),
Lys (1814),
Polonais (1815)

Lorient

1808

1822

(Razeed 1832)?.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Tonnerre (1808),
ex No3 (1794),
ex Quatorze Juillet (1795)

Brest

1808

1809

Laid down already in 1794.
Lost in 1809.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Golymin ,
(Inflexible, wh
en ld.)

Lorient

1809

1814

Wreckrd in 1814.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Triomphant (2)

Rochefort

1809

1822

Hulked in 1822.
28-36, 30-18, 16-8, 4-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Ulm  

Rochefort  

1809 

1828 

Hulked in 1828.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Paraskevia
(ex Paraskevia)

Russia

1809
bought

1810/11

2700 t.

53,64

48,80

14,33

5,79

?

Moscou
(ex Moskva)

Russia

1809
bought

1830/33

(hulked 1816)
2600 t.

51,82

47,0

14,22

6,10

5,80/6,40

Saint Pierre
(ex Sviatoi Petr)

Russia

1809
bought

1819

2600 t.
(hulked 1813)

51,82

47,0

14,22

6,10

5,80/6,40

Capri

Naples

1810

1813

Transferred from the French-aligned
Kindom of Naples in 1813.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Marengo ,
Pluton (1865) 

Lorient  

1810 

1858/
1873 

Stricken, and hulked in 1858.
Broken up in 1873.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-8, 22-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Nestor

Brest  

1810 

1845 
(1849)

Stricken in 1849.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Rivoli  

Venice  

1810 

1812 

Captured by RN in 1812.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
28-32, 32-18, 2-12, 6-18c., 12-32c. e

169
176-5,5e 

152-10
144-8,625e

44
48-5e 

21-3
21-3,25e 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Brabant
(ex Dutch Braband)

Holland

1810
(Prize)

1814

originally named  Prins Willem de Eerste
launched 1785.
Aquired in 1810.
Returned in to Dutch in 1814.

52,35
180d

48,70

13,73
48,55d

6,23
22d

6,00/6,20

Duguesne  

Venice  

1811 

1814 

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169 

152-10

44 

21-3 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Montenotte ,
Arcole

Venice

-

1814

Renamed later as Kulm.
Taken Austrians 1814?
Launched (1815)?
8-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  
(28
-36, 30-18, 8-8, 16-36c., 8-perries)

169

152-10

44

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Mont St Bernard 

Venice  

1811 

1814 

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169 

152-10

44 

21-3 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Régénérateur

Venice

1811

1814

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 

169

152-10

44

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Trajan  (2)

Antwerp

1811 

1826 

Stricken in 1826.
Broken up in 1827.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Trident  

Toulon  

1811 

1858/
1874 

Convert to the a transport in 1854.
Stricken, and hulked in 1858.
Broken up in 1874.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-8, 22-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Agamemnon ,
Amphitrite (1823) 

Gènes  

1812 

1836 

Razeed, and renamed in 1823.
Hulked in 1836.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  
28-36, 30-36 carr. (frigate)

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Audacieux ,
Coalitie (1816?),
Wassenaar (1816)

Amsterdam

1812 (ld.)

1813

Abandoned by French 1813.
Launched(1816), and completed
by Dutch.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169

152-10

44

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Castiglione  

Venice  

1812 

1814 

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169 

152-10

44 

21-3 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Gaulois  

Antwerp  

1812 

1826/
1831 

Hulked in 1826, and BU in 1831.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Gioacchino

Naples

1812

1813

Transferred from the French-aligned
Kindom of Naples in 1813.
28-36, 30-18, 14-12, 10-36c.

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Polyphême  

Amsterdam  

1812 (ld.) 

1813 

Abondoned by French 1813.
Launched (1817),and completed
by the Dutch as Holland.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169 

152-10

44 

21-3 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Romulus ,
Guerriere (1821) 

Toulon  

1812 

1840 

Razée , and renamed 1821.
Stricken in 1840.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1821: 28-36, 30-36c.  (as a frigate)

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21723

Royal Italien

Venice

1812

1814

28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
(28-36, 30-18, 8-8, 16-36c., 8-perries) 

169

152-10

44

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Ville de Marseille

Toulon  

1812 

1858/
1877 

Stricken, and hulked in 1858.
Broken up in 1877.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c    

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Colosse,
Pallas (1827)  

Toulon  

1813 

1840/
1854 

Razeed, and renamed in 1827.
Stricken, and hulked in 1840.
Broken up in 1854.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
1827: 28-36, 30-36c. 
(frigate)

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Couronne  

Amsterdam  

1813

1813

Taken over by Dutch after having
been abandoned by the French.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169 

152-10

44 

21-3 

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Duguay-Trouin 

Cherbourg  

1813 

1824 

Stricken in 1824, and convert to
a floating magazine.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Orion  (2)

Brest  

1813 

1835/
1841 

Stricken in 1835, and BU in 1841.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c   

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Piet Hein

Rotterdam

1813

1814

Taken over by Dutch after having
been abandoned by the French.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

169

152-10

44

21-3

19-0,25/
20-8,25

Scipion (3)

Genoa

(1813)

1846

Stricken in 1846.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c   

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Brillant  

Genoa  

1814 

1814 

Taken on the stocks by RN, and
launched by RN in 1815?.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172
182e 

155

44-6
48-6,75e 

22
21-7e 

21/23

Superbe  (3)

Antwerp  

1814 

1833 

Lost in 1833.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Hercule ,
(Kremlin,when ld.)
Provence (1814) 

Toulon  

1815 

1858 


28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Duc de Berry,
(Glorieux, when ld.1812),
Minerve (1834),
Aber Wrac'h (1865)

Rochefort

1818

1853/
1874

Stricken, and hulked in 1853.
Broken up in 1874.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c. 
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c

172

155

44-6

22

21/23

Jean Bart 

Lorient  

1820 

1833 

Hulked in 1833, and BU in 1835.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c    

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Triton ,
(Vénitien, when ld.1807) 

Rochefort  

1823 

1852/
1870 

Hulked 1852, and BU in 1870.
1823:28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1827: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 22-36c  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Couronne ,
Barricade (1848),
Duperré (1849) 

Brest  

1824 

1855/
1870 

Convert to transport in 1855.
Hulked in 1862, and BU in 1870.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1824: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 20-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Généreux  

Cherbourg  

1831 

1855/
1865

Prison ship in 1851.
Hulked in 1855, and BU in 1865.
28-36, 30-18, 14-8, 10-36c.
1831: 28-36, 30-18, 2-12, 20-36c.  

172 

155

44-6 

22 

21/23

Note : dimensions standard 74 class were : 172 x 155 x 44-6/45-10 x 22 x 21(mean) = 3069 t.
in 1824 : 55.55 x 55,30(wl.) x 50,35(kl.) x 14,48/14,90 x 7,15 x 6,44/7,15 m = 3009,585 t.


Note : in addition there was next ships in stocks, which cancelled : Alcide(Antwerp), Aigle(Antwerp), Belliqueux(Antwerp),
Impétueux(Antwerp), Brave(Genoa), Arcole(Venice), Lombardie(Venice), Semmering(Venice), (Montenetto?, Venice)

Sources: Alain Demerliac series Nomenclature des navires francais, and Les vaisseaux 74 à 120 canons, Jean Boudriot.
Also David Lyon, Sailing Navy List.

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