Pomona

11094
Nominal Guns343DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Launched17943DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardFerrol - Spain 3DECKS
CategoryFifth Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeFrigate 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Captured23.8.1808BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Cuba' (1806) (32)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck142' 4"Imperial Feet43.284 
Length of Keel116' 2"Imperial Feet35.36 
Breadth37' 7"Imperial Feet11.303 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen872 7594Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
15.7.1798350 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
15.7.1798 - 1798Capitan de fragataFrancis VillamilW005

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
15.7.1798 - 1798BrigadierFelix O'NeilW005

Service History


DateEventSource
15.7.1798Action of 1798-07-15
23.8.1806Taken by Anson (64) off Havana
23.8.1808Taken by Arethusa (18)
23.8.1808Taken by Arethusa (38) off Havana


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
3DECKS3decks - Naval Sailing Warfare HistoryManu BlascoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
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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