San Sebastian y las Animas16651
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
OperatorPrivate Owners
Home PortSan Sebastian BWAS-1714
ShipyardSan Sebastian BWAS-1714
Ship TypeBrig
BecomesBritish brig-sloop 'Deptford Prize' (1740)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck73' 7"Imperial Feet22.3097
Length of Keel59' 8"Imperial Feet18.0058
Breadth21' 6"Imperial Feet6.5532
Burthen146 6994Tons BM

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1740114Nominal CrewBG
1740/05/2391When takenBG


17401740/05/23Capitan de CorsarioPablo de ArbezBG

Service History

DateEvent Source
1740/05/23Taken by Deptford off Ushant 


BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BG The London GazetteOfficialWeb Site

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Posted by Robert Boon on Saturday 11th of February 2017 00:48

Portsmouth, June 1.
This Day came in his Majesty's Ship the Deptford, Capt. Pocklington, Commander, and brought in a Spanish Privateer called the St. Sebastian y las animas, commanded by Don Pablo de Arbez. She carried 12 Guns and
114 Men; but when taken had but 91.

London Gazette Publication date:3 June 1740 Issue:7916 Page:1

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