Santa Casilda

11092
Nominal Guns34
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered3.9.1782
Keel Laid Down10.9.1782
Acquired12.3.1784
Home Port 
ShipyardCartagena - Spain
Designed byLanda Romero
ConstructorBryant Tomas
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1832

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB084
Length of Gundeck159' 6"Burgos Feet44.2998 (145′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 5"Burgos Feet11.5387 (37′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 8"Burgos Feet5.7577 (18′ 10″ Imperial)
Displacement1,158Ton 
Burthen608Ton 

Armament


1784Broadside Weight = 180 Spanish libre (194.22 lbs 82.62 kg)B084
Upper Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Spanish 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
15.7.1798350 BG

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1784 - 1786Capitan de fragataJose de Escaño15.7.1798 - 1798Capitan de fragataDeam. ErraraW005

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1785Left Cartagena for Algiers as part of Rear-Admiarl Mazarredo's squadronB084
29.4.1787Left Cartagena for naval trialsB084
17.5.1787Returned to Cartagena after completion of sea trialsB084
15.7.1798Action of 1798-07-15


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B084Jose Romero Fdez. de Landa, un Ingeniero de Marina en el s. XVIIIJose Maria de Juan-Garcia AguadoBook
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
W005Naval History of Great Britain Volume 2 from 1793 to the accession of Georges IVWilliam JamesWeb Site
 

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