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12777
Nominal Guns643DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered7.5.17313DECKS
Keel Laid Down6.17343DECKS
Acquired18.12.17343DECKS
First Commissioned3.1734/353DECKS
Home Port 3DECKS
ShipyardHavana - Cuba 3DECKS
Designed by
José Antonio de GaztañetaSpanish
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1693-1728
3DECKS
Constructor
Juan de AcostaSpanish
Ship Builder
3DECKS
CategoryFourth Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Broken Up12.17483DECKS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalent3DECKS
Length of Gundeck82' 0"Spanish Codo Real45.6904 (150′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth23' 0"Spanish Codo Real12.8156 (42′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 12"Spanish Codo Real6.2221 (20′ 5″ Imperial)

Armament


1735Broadside Weight = 562 Spanish libre (606.398 lbs 257.958 kg)3DECKS
Lower Gun Deck24 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Spanish 8-Pounder

1740Broadside Weight = 474 Spanish libre (511.446 lbs 217.566 kg)3DECKS
Lower Gun Deck24 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Spanish 6-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1736Capitan de fragata
Francisco LastarriaSpanish
Naval Sailor
3DECKS
7.10.1740 - 29.1.1745/46Capitan de navio
Francisco LastarriaSpanish
Naval Sailor
3DECKS

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
9.4.1740 - 29.1.1745/46Teniente General
Jose Alonso PizzaroSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1797
3DECKS

Service History


DateEventSource
1736Left Cadiz with Vice Adm. Pizarro's fleet of 8 ships to embark troops at Italy.3DECKS
1739Commisioned at Cadiz, left for El Ferrol under Com. Pintado's squadron.3DECKS
30.3.1740Arrived at Ferrol.3DECKS
10.1740Had to enter back at El Ferrol due to bad weather and wind conditions.
7.10.1740Left El Ferrol in Vice Adm. Pizarro's squadron after Com. Anson's squadron3DECKS
21.10.1740Vice Adm. Pizarro's squadron left again.
1741Chased British
Pearl (40) 1726-1744
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
(40).
3DECKS
1741Returned alone to Rio de la Plata, reporting 300 men lost.
1741At Montevideo.
1.1741All arrived to Rio de la Plata.
2.1741All arrived to Cape Horn.
28.2.1740/41A storm dispersed the fleet and damaged all ships.
7.3.1740/41Another storm dispersed the fleet and damaged all ships.
12.1741Repaired, left again to Cape Horn.
2.1742Failed to cross Cape Horn and entered at Montevideo.
1745In the way, prisiones in the crew fails to mutine.
15.10.1745Left Montevideo with 1,000,000 pesos to Spain, & prisioners to fill the crew.
26.1.1745/46Entered at Corcubion, A Coruña with 1,000,000 pesos.
29.1.1745/46Entered at El Ferrol.
2.1746Out of service.
11.1748Commisioned due to british chance of attacking El Ferrol.
12.1748Out of service.

 

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