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Ercole Vittorioso

20285
Nominal Guns48W006
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Ordered30.3.1675W006
Keel Laid Down1677W006
Launched15.3.1684W006
First Commissioned1684W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardVenice W006
Ship ClassDrago Volante Class (1674)W006
Constructor
Paolo di Ottavio CorsoVenetian
Ship Builder
W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
National RateSecondo RangoW006
Ship TypeShip of the LineW006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Broken Up23.9.1719W006

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


15.3.1683/84Broadside Weight = 389 Venetian Piedi (263.336 lbs 121.5295 kg)ref:617
Lower Gun Deck22 Venetian 20-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 Venetian 14-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Venetian 3-Pound Patero

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
20.9.1698116 ref:617

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1683/84 - 1685Capitano
Andrea BevilacquaVenetian
Naval Sailor
ref:617
1685 - 1698Capitano
Giacomo TeodoriVenetian
Naval Sailor
ref:617

Service History


DateEventSource
8.9.16902nd Battle of Mytilene
9.2.1693/94Battle of Spalmadori
15.9.1695Battle of Chios
18.9.16953rd Battle of Mytilene
22.8.1696Battle of Andros
20.9.1698Battle of Samorace
12.6.1717Battle of Imbros

 

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