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Salvador del Mundo

23
Nominal Guns112
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Spanish First Rate ship of the line 'Salvador del Mundo' (1787) (112) 1787-1797
Spanish 112 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
Captured14.2.1797
ShipyardHavana - Cuba 3DECKS
Ship ClassMeregildos / Santa Ana Class3DECKS
Designed by
Fernandez LandaSpanish
Designer
Ship Builder
3DECKS
CategoryFirst Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up2.1815

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck190' 0"Imperial Feet57.912 
Length of Keel152' 11"Imperial Feet46.3301 
Breadth54' 3 ½"Imperial Feet16.4719 
Depth in Hold23' 1 ½"Imperial Feet7.0231 
Burthen2,397 4794Tons BM 

Armament


3.1803Broadside Weight = 1137 Imperial Pound ( 515.6295 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck30 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle6 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1803839EstablishmentBWAS-1793

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
15.2.1797 - 13.11.1797Captain
William ProwseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1813
BWAS-1793
24.3.1803 - 24.7.1803Captain
Charles Henry LaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1803
BWAS-1793
25.7.1803 - 25.4.1805Captain
John DilkesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1814
BWAS-1793
4.1805 - 6.1807Captain
John Wentworth LoringBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1837
BWAS-1793
6.1807 - 1810Captain
Sir Thomas WolleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1814
BWAS-1793
1810 - 10.1813Captain
James NashBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1817
BWAS-1793
10.1813 - 1815Captain
Robert HallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1830
BWAS-1793

4 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
24.3.1803 - 14.10.1804Admiral
John ColpoysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1755-1809
BWAS-1793
8.1804 - 1809Vice-Admiral
William YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1846
BWAS-1793
17.7.1810 - 10.1713Admiral
Sir Robert Calder (1st Baronet of Southwick)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1813
BWAS-1793
1813 - 1815Vice-Admiral
William DomettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1769-1819
BWAS-1793

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
27.10.1804 - 1805Gunner
John StevensonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1804-1805
NAO

7 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
12.6.1803 - 3.3.1810Secretary
William P SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1788-1822
ADM 29/8
3.1804 - 4.1805Midshipman
George Charles BlakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1833
NBD1849
1808 - 12.1808Midshipman
Josiah OakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1846
NBD1849
1811Master's Mate
James AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1816
NL1865
1814Master's Mate
Philip BowdenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1815
NBD1849
2.1814 - 4.1814Midshipman
Edward BelcherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1812-1842
NBD1849
7.1814 - 1816Midshipman
Orbell OakesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1828
NBD1849

4 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
4.1803 - 3.18041st Class Volunteer
Henry KentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1822
NBD1849
9.7.1803 - 12.18051st Class Volunteer
John AdamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1815
NBD1849
1805 - 30.4.18051st Class Volunteer
John SimmonsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805
NAO
13.11.1811 - 1.8.18121st Class Volunteer
William BurtBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1811-1835
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
5.10.1797Arrived at PlymouthBWAS-1793
12.1797Paid offBWAS-1793
4.12.1797Registered into the Royal NavyBWAS-1793
3.1803Commissioned as a receiving ship at PlymouthBWAS-1793
2.1815Broken up at PlymouthBWAS-1793

 

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Posted by Kath Martin on Friday 9th of August 2019 08:30

According to parish records - at Stoke Demerel, Devon - On 20th February 1805, Robert Mortimer, Seaman of the Salvador del Mundo and Mary Ann Ellery, Spinster of Devonport, were married by Licence.

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