Gloria Veneta

Nominal Guns70
OperatorState Navy
First Commissioned7.2.1716
How acquiredPurpose built
Ship ClassSan Lorenzo Zustinian Class - 3rd Series
Constructor Zuanne di Francesco Venturini
CategoryThird Rate
National RatePrimo Rango
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up21.3.1736/37


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:617
Length of Gundeck142.00Venetian Piedi49.3734 (162′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel122.00Venetian Piedi42.4194 (139′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth38.00Venetian Piedi13.2126 (43′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold29.50Venetian Piedi10.0833 (33′ 1″ Imperial)


7.2.1716/17Broadside Weight = 1350 Venetian Libbre Sottili (896.4 lbs 419.85 kg)ref:617
Lower Gun Deck6 Canon per tirar bombe da 120lb
Lower Gun Deck22 Venetian 40-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 Venetian 20-Pounder
Forecastle2 Canon per tirar bombe da 200lb
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Venetian 14-Pounder

Service History

19.7.1717Battle of Matapan


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