Santa Brigida

11309
Nominal Guns34
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered3.9.1782
Keel Laid Down10.9.1782
Acquired1785
ShipyardCartagena - Spain
Designed byTraversi Manuel
ConstructorBryant Tomas
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured17.10.1799
BecomesBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Automatia' (1799)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB084
Breadth41' 05"Burgos Feet11.5387 (37′ 10″ Imperial)

Armament


1785Broadside Weight = 180 Spanish libre (194.22 lbs 82.62 kg)B084
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Spanish 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17883021788 EstablishmentB084

Service History


DateEventSource
1796Left Cadiz with San Fermin (74) to transport troops to Barcelona
15.10.1799Capture of Spanish Treasure Ships
17.10.1799Taken by Triton (32) off Cape Finisterre

 

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