San Martin

12560
Nominal Guns64
NationalityChile
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Cumberland' (1802)
Purchased1817
First Commissioned1818
Home Port 
ShipyardGrove Street Yard - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards
ConstructorJohn Dudman (1750-1817)
CategoryThird Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked16.7.1821

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalent
Length of Gundeck165' 0"Imperial Feet50.292 
Breadth42' 0"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Burthen1,260Tons BM 

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1818Capitán de NavíoManuel Blanco Encalada (1790-1876)WCN10.1818 - 1818Capitán de FragataWilliam Wilkinson (d.1823)WCN

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.1818 - 16.7.1821VicealmiranteThomas Alexander CochraneWCN

Service History


DateEventSource
1817

Purchased in London by Jose Alvarez Condarco

WCN
22.5.1818Arrived at Valparaíso WCN


Sources


IDNameAuthorType
WCNWebsite of the Chilean Navy Web Site
 

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