Vulcano

14974
Nominal Guns66ref:617
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down1739ref:617
Launched26.1.1793FWAS1786
First Commissioned30.4.1793ref:617
How acquiredPurpose builtFWAS1786
ShipyardVenice ref:617
Ship ClassSan Carlo Borromeo Classref:617
Designed byMarco Nobileref:617
ConstructorAndrea Chiribiriref:617
CategoryThird Rateref:617
National RatePrimo Rangoref:617
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:617
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:617
Captured28.6.1797ref:617
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Vulcain' (1797) (64) FWAS1786

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:617
Length of Gundeck147.16Venetian Piedi51.1119 (167′ 8″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126Venetian Piedi43.8102 (143′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth38Venetian Piedi13.2126 (43′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold28.25Venetian Piedi9.7356 (31′ 11″ Imperial)

Armament


26.1.1793Broadside Weight = 1024 Venetian Libbre Sottili (679.936 lbs 318.464 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck26 Venetian 40-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 Venetian 30-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 Venetian 14-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
30.4.1793 - 1793CapitanoZuanne Balieloref:617

Service History


DateEventSource
23.7.1797Taken by the French at CorfuW006


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:617Vascelli e Fregate della SerenissimaGruppo Modellistico Trentino di Studio e recerca storicaBook
FWAS1786French Warships in the Age of Sail 1786-1861Rif Winfield & Stephen S RobertsBook
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
 

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