Santa Maria Magdalena

13029
Nominal Guns343DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Launched7.7.1773ref:668
How acquiredPurpose builtref:668
ShipyardReal Astillero de Esteiro ref:748
Designed byFrancisco Gautier (1733-1800)ref:668
CategoryFifth Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked2.11.18103DECKS

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1779Capitan de fragataPedro de Leyva14.10.1810 - 2.11.1810Capitan de fragataBlas Salcedo

Service History


DateEventSource
1779Com. Antonio de Ulloa's squadron of 4 ships & 2 frigates, patrolling the Azores for Corsairs.3DECKS
1779Took the Privateer Duke of Cornwall (10) off Cape st Vincent
1805Left Cadiz? with Terrible (68) , Firme (74) & España (74) for Martinica to join there Adm. Villeneuve & Gravina's fleet.3DECKS
1805With the help of the above ships, they captured & burnt British corsairs Lord Nelson (12) & Enguita (10)3DECKS
14.10.1810Left Corunna with other 27 ships, Spanish & British.3DECKS
2.11.1810Wrecked with brig Palomo (18) (18) at Ria de Vivero (Lugo).3DECKS


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
3DECKS3decks - Naval Sailing Warfare HistoryManu BlascoWeb Site
ref:668Todoavante Web Site
ref:748Armada 1500-1900Vicente Sanchez-C:MerchánWeb Site
 

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