San Jose

Nominal Guns1143DECKS
OperatorArmada Real
Home Port 3DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardFerrol 3DECKS
ConstructorFrancisco Gautier (1733-1800)3DECKS
CategoryFirst Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
BecomesBritish First Rate ship of the line 'San Josef' (1797) (114)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck194' 3"Imperial Feet59.132 
Length of Keel54' 3"Imperial Feet16.4783 
Length of Keel156' 11 ½"Imperial Feet47.5615 
Depth in Hold24' 8"Imperial Feet7.366 
Burthen2,457Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck194' 3"Imperial Feet59.132 
Length of Keel156' 11 ¼"Imperial Feet47.5552 
Breadth54' 3"Imperial Feet16.4783 
Depth in Hold24' 3 ½"Imperial Feet7.3279 
Draught Forward14' 3"Tons BM 
Draught Aft21' 3"Tons BM 
Burthen2,456 2494Tons BM 


1783Broadside Weight = 1188 Spanish libre (1281.852 lbs 545.292 kg) 
Lower Gun Deck30 Spanish 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 Spanish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 Spanish 8-Pounder
Forecastle4 Spanish 8-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer

1797Jefe de EscuadraPedro Pineda3DECKS

1 Flag Officer

1797Teniente GeneralFrancisco Javier de Winthuyssen y Pineda (d.1797)3DECKS

Service History

14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent


3DECKS3decks - Naval Sailing Warfare HistoryManu BlascoWeb Site
B065The Ship of the Line Vol IBrian LaveryBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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