Eolo

14971
Nominal Guns703DECKS
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Acquired23.12.17843DECKS
First Commissioned29.3.1785
ShipyardVenice 3DECKS
Ship ClassLeon Trionfante Class
ConstructorIseppo Livio3DECKS
CategoryThird Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured23.7.17973DECKS
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Éole' (1797) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck146.47Venetian Piedi50.7642 (166′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126Venetian Piedi43.8102 (143′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth37Venetian Piedi12.8649 (42′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold28.50Venetian Piedi9.7356 (31′ 11″ Imperial)

Armament


23.12.1784Broadside Weight = 1078 Venetian Libbre Sottili (715.792 lbs 335.258 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck28 Venetian 40-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 Venetian 30-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 Venetian 14-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
29.3.1785 - 1785UnknownIseppo Colovich Maticola

Service History


DateEventSource
23.7.1797Taken by the French at CorfuW006


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
3DECKS3decks - Naval Sailing Warfare HistoryManu BlascoWeb Site
FWAS1786French Warships in the Age of Sail 1786-1861Rif Winfield & Stephen S RobertsBook
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
 

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