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by RichardC
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Ship Building
Topic: Types of French ships during the Seven Years' War
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Re: Types of French ships during the Seven Years' War

Thank you very much for this information. I'll try to find a constant regarding constructors or time period. Thank you also for the reference, I'll try to get access to these books.
by RichardC
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Ship Building
Topic: Types of French ships during the Seven Years' War
Replies: 2
Views: 653

Types of French ships during the Seven Years' War

Looking at ship plans from the collection of the Greenwich Museum and at models of French ships of the line during the period of the Seven Years' War, there seems to be two general types, no matter who was the shipmaster: - ships with long keel and almost vertical stern (like the Formidable 80, Mona...