África

16866
Nuestra Señora de África
Nominal Guns143DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Launched30.3.17753DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardCartagena - Spain 3DECKS
CategoryUnrated3DECKS
Ship TypeXebec 3DECKS
Captured22.2.1799BWAS-1793

Armament


22.2.1799Broadside Weight = 28 Spanish libre (30.212 lbs 12.852 kg)HNE
Gun Deck14 Spanish 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
22.2.1799105 HNE

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1779 - 1780Teniente de navioMelchor de MesaHNE1793Teniente de navioManuel AlarcónHNE

Service History


DateEventSource
22.2.1799Taken by Espoir (14) off the Spanish coast
5.1799Off TangierHNE

 

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