San Hermenegildo

Nominal Guns1123DECKS
OperatorArmada Real
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardHavana - Cuba 3DECKS
Ship ClassMeregildos / Santa Ana Class3DECKS
Designed by Landa Romero3DECKS
Constructor Jose Flo3DECKS
CategoryFirst Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Sunk in Action12.7.18013DECKS


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB084
Length of Gundeck205' 5"Burgos Feet57.1362 (187′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel183' 9"Burgos Feet50.9863 (167′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth54' 7"Burgos Feet15.085 (49′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold26' 0"Burgos Feet7.2436 (23′ 9″ Imperial)
Laden Draught Aft31' 0"Burgos Feet8.6366 (28′ 4″ Imperial)
Burthen2,308Tons BM 


1789Broadside Weight = 1188 Spanish libre (1281.852 lbs 545.292 kg)3DECKS
Lower Gun Deck30 Spanish 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck32 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 Spanish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 Spanish 8-Pounder

3 Ship Commanders

1.1789 - 10.1789Capitan de navio Antonio O'CarolTODO1791Capitan de navio Adrián ValcárcelTODO1800 - 12.7.1801Capitan de navio Manuel EmparánTODO

1 Flag Officer

1793 - 1794Jefe de Escuadra Federico Carlos Gravina y Napoli (1756-1806)TODO

Service History

11.8.1789Arrived at CadizTODO
25.8.1800Attack on Ferrol
12.7.1801The Gut of Gibraltar


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