Ventura

11088
Nominal Guns26B079
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered29.9.1753B079
Launched21.10.1755B079
Home Port B079
How acquiredPurpose builtB079
ShipyardCádiz - Spain B079
Designed by Juan JorgeB079
Constructor Matthew MullinsB079
CategorySixth RateB079
Ship TypeFrigate B079
Sailing RigShip RiggedB079
Captured15.3.1762BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB079
Length of Gundeck147' 6"Burgos Feet40.9572 (134′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134' 5"Burgos Feet37.3358 (122′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 10"Burgos Feet10.0296 (32′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 9"Burgos Feet5.0409 (16′ 6″ Imperial)
Draught Aft16' 2"Burgos Feet4.4653 (14′ 7″ Imperial)
Burthen505Tons BM 

Armament


1755Broadside Weight = 156 Spanish libre (168.324 lbs 71.604 kg)B079
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
14.3.1762Fowey vs Ventura
15.3.1762Taken by Fowey (24) off Cape Tiburon

 

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