Nominal Guns74
OperatorArmada Real
PreviouslyFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Phocion' (1785) (74)
First Commissioned30.1.1796
Home Port 
ShipyardBrest - Brittany E-WIKI
Ship ClassTéméraire ClassE-WIKI
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)E-WIKI
CategoryThird Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1808


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck172' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)55.8656 (183′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel155' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.344 (165′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3318 (47′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1456 (23′ 5″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentE-WIKI


30.1.1793Broadside Weight = 1008 Spanish libre (1087.632 lbs 462.672 kg)3DECKS
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Spanish 36-Pound Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 Spanish 18-Pounder

3 Commanding Officers

1.1797 - 1797Capitan de fragataBernardo Muñoz3DECKS12.1802 - 1802Capitan de navioJuan de Dios Topete3DECKS19.2.1805 - 8.1805Capitan de fragataJuan Javat3DECKS

Service History

18.1.1793Arrived to Trinidad with frigate Calipse, corvette Marechal de Castries & schooner Elizabeth
30.1.1793Transfered to spanish navy at Trinidad with frigate Calipse, corvette Marechal de Castries & schooner Elizabeth.
7.1793At Trinidad, under Adm. Arisitizabal's squadron.
1794Left Santo Domingo with other 2 ships to La Habana for troops.
1794Arrived to La Habana and is set to careen & repairs.
3.1.1794Entered at Manzanillo bay, Santo Domingo, under Adm. Aristizabal's squadron.
3.1794At La Habana under under Com. Araoz's squadron.
1795At La Habana.
1796At La Habana, try to set in commission, but missing 300 men.
1796At Cadiz under Adm. Langara's fleet.
6.1796Left La Habana to Cadiz transporting sugar & tobacco with Venus (30) & urca Santa Rita.
26.8.1796Entered at Cadiz with Venus (30) & urca Santa Rita.
1.1797At Cadiz disarmed.
1798At Cadiz disarmed.
1799At Cadiz disarmed.
1800At Cadiz disarmed.
1801At Cadiz disarmed.
1802At Cadiz disarmed.
1803At Cadiz disarmed.
1804At Cadiz disarmed.
1805At Cadiz disarmed.
1806At Cadiz disarmed.
1807At Cadiz disarmed.
1808Broke up and/or out of service at Cadiz.


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