Fama

23702
Nominal Guns64ref:526
NationalityVenice
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down18.1.1782ref:526
Launched31.3.1784ref:526
How acquiredPurpose builtref:526
ShipyardVenice ref:526
Ship ClassFama Classref:526
Constructor Giovanni Domenico Giacomazziref:526
CategoryThird Rateref:526
National RateSecondo Rangoref:526
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:526
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:526
Captured28.6.1798ref:526
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Renommèe' (1797) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:617
Length of Gundeck138Venetian Piedi47.9826 (157′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel122Venetian Piedi42.4194 (139′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth37Venetian Piedi12.8649 (42′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold28Venetian Piedi9.7356 (31′ 11″ Imperial)

Armament


31.3.1784Broadside Weight = 994 Venetian Libbre Sottili (660.016 lbs 309.134 kg)ref:617
Lower Gun Deck26 Venetian 40-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Venetian 30-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 Venetian 14-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
19.5.1784 - 1785Capitano Iseppo Stalimeneref:61720.2.1794 - 20.5.1797Capitano Zuanne Millichref:617

Service History


DateEventSource
20.5.1797Taken by the French Veniceref:617

 

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