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12790
Nominal Guns643DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered8.17493DECKS
Keel Laid Down6.6.17503DECKS
Acquired17.3.17523DECKS
ShipyardReal Astillero de Esteiro - Ferrol ref:
Designed by
Juan JorgeSpanish
Designer
Ship Builder
3DECKS
Constructor
Richard RoothBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1750-1761
3DECKS
CategoryThird Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Scuttled11.6.17623DECKS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalent3DECKS
Length of Gundeck48.56Meters159′ 3″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.00Meters137′ 9″ Imperial
Breadth12.26Meters40′ 2″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.03Meters19′ 9″ Imperial
Laden Draught Aft6.94Meters22′ 9″ Imperial

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1756Capitan de navio
Miguel Gutierrez GaonaSpanish
Naval Sailor
3DECKS
1760 - 1762Capitan de navio
Pedro Gonzalez de Castejon y SalazarSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1810
3DECKS
1762 - 11.6.1762Capitan de navio
Francisco GargantaSpanish
Naval Sailor
3DECKS

Service History


DateEventSource
1753Left El Ferrol to Veracruz.
1756Left Havana for Cadiz with Fuerte & a frigate.
23.6.1758Left El Ferrol to La Habana with 71 guns (24 & 16 lbs.) & 12,424 ammunition shots.
18.8.1758Arrived at Havana
1759Left Veracruz to Cadiz with gold.
1760Patrolled Argelian coast with Adm. del Real Transporte's fleet.
3.1760At Cadiz.
14.4.1761Left Cadiz for Havana with Tigre.
27.6.1761Arrived at Havana
11.1.1762Left Veracruz for Havana with America & Flora with flour, gold & supplies.
27.1.1762Arrived at Havana with America & Flora.
6.6.1762Operations against Havana
11.6.1762Scuttled with Europa & Neptuno to avoid British ships enter the bay.

 

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