San Giorgio

14973
Nominal Guns70FWAS1786
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down1736FWAS1786
Launched23.8.1785FWAS1786
First Commissioned30.6.1786FWAS1786
How acquiredPurpose builtFWAS1786
ShipyardVenice FWAS1786
Ship ClassLeon Trionfante Class
ConstructorScabozzi ManaoFWAS1786
CategoryThird RateFWAS1786
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured23.7.1797FWAS1786
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Saint Georges' (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


23.8.1785Broadside 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
30.6.1786 - 1786UnknownZuane Armeni

Service History


DateEventSource
23.7.1797Taken by the French at CorfuW006


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
FWAS1786French Warships in the Age of Sail 1786-1861Rif Winfield & Stephen S RobertsBook
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
 

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