Aurora

14935
Nominal Guns70W006
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Ordered2.4.1695W006
Launched4.3.1696W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardVenice W006
Ship ClassSan Lorenzo Zustinian Class - 2nd SeriesW006
Constructor Giacomo de Zorzi GrandoW006
CategoryThird RateW006
National RatePrimo RangoW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Broken Up3.10.1709W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:617
Length of Gundeck138Venetian Piedi47.9826 (157′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel118Venetian Piedi41.0286 (134′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth38Venetian Piedi13.2126 (43′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold29.50Venetian Piedi10.0833 (33′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


1695Broadside Weight = 792 Venetian Libbre Sottili (525.888 lbs 246.312 kg)ref:522
Lower Gun Deck26 Venetian 30-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Venetian 20-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck2 Venetian 20-Pounder Culverin
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Venetian 14-Pounder Culverin
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 Venetian 12-Pounder
Lower Deck Bow Chaser2 Venetian 30-Pounder Culverin
Pivot Mount12 Venetian Perrier

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
5.1696 - 1703Capitano Pietro Rosaref:617

Service History


DateEventSource
22.8.1696Battle of Andros
17.6.1703

Laid up at Venice

ref:617
3.10.1709

Ordered to be broken up.

ref:617

 

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