Drago Volante

20280
Nominal Guns48W006
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Ordered30.3.1672W006
Keel Laid Down7.1672W006
Launched1673W006
First Commissioned21.3.1674W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardVenice W006
Ship ClassDrago Volante ClassW006
Constructor Paolo di Ottavio CorsoW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
National RateSecondo RangoW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Sunk in Action9.2.1693/94W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:617
Length of Gundeck105.25Venetian Piedi36.5085 (119′ 9″ Imperial)
Length of Keel90.00Venetian Piedi31.293 (102′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth29.00Venetian Piedi10.0833 (33′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold25.00Venetian Piedi8.6925 (28′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1673Broadside Weight = 401 Venetian Piedi (271.304 lbs 125.2615 kg)ref:617
Lower Gun Deck22 Venetian 20-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 Venetian 14-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Venetian 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Venetian 3-Pound Patero

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
6.1674 - 1680Capitano Vincenzo Martinovichref:6171680 - 1685Capitano Michiel Raffaelref:6171685 - 1688Capitano Giovanni Milovichref:6171688 - 9.2.1693/94Capitano Luca Drago (d.1694)ref:617

Service History


DateEventSource
8.9.16902nd Battle of Mytilene
9.2.1693/94Battle of Spalmadori

 

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