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Juno

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Santa Cecilia
Nominal Guns26B079
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered29.9.1753B079
Acquired3.9.1755B079
Home Port B079
ShipyardCartagena - Murcia B079
Designed by
Juan JorgeSpanish
Designer
Ship Builder
B079
Constructor
Edward BryantBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1750
B079
CategorySixth RateB079
Ship TypeFrigate B079
Sailing RigShip RiggedB079
Broken Up1787B079

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB079
Length of Gundeck146' 7"Imperial Feet44.5047 
Length of Keel136' 2"Imperial Feet41.4542 
Breadth37' 3"Imperial Feet11.2885 
Depth in Hold14' 9"Imperial Feet4.3244 
Draught Aft18' 4"Imperial Feet5.4991 
Burthen590Tons BM 

Armament


1755Broadside Weight = 156 Spanish libre (168.324 lbs 71.604 kg)B079
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
7.1783 - 1783Capitan de fragata
Federico Carlos Gravina y NapoliSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1768-1806

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1778 - 1780Teniente de navio
José Adorno SpinolaSpanish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1762-1814
ref:1661

Service History


DateEventSource
29.5.1758Took the Frigate
Echo (28) 1757-1758
French 28 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1758 Renamed "Echo"
off Louisbourg

1766With chambequines Aventurero & Andaluz, recaptured from argelian pirates a french tartana
2.7.1783Left Cartagena under Adm. Barcelo's fleet for the Campaign of Argel.
1.8.1783At Oran, Argel, blocking & assault of the city.
10.8.1783At Oran, Argel, blocking & assault of the city.
6.6.1784Ordered to be converted into a chata (small vessel) due to the high cost of repair.

 

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