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2651
Nominal Guns1123DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Keel Laid Down2.17853DECKS
Launched20.1.17863DECKS
Home Port 3DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardHavana - Cuba 3DECKS
Ship ClassMeregildos / Santa Ana Class3DECKS
Designed by
Landa RomeroSpanish
Designer
Ship Builder
3DECKS
CategoryFirst Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Sold8.10.18133DECKS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalent3DECKS
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)
Burthen2,308Tons BM 

Armament


20.1.1786Broadside 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


DatesRankNameSource
1786Capitan de navio
Miquel Felix de GoicocheaSpanish
Naval Sailor
3DECKS
1790Capitan de navio
Santiago Muñoz de VelascoSpanish
Naval Sailor
TODO
1797 - 14.2.1797Capitan de navio
Francisco de Herrera y CruzatSpanish
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1752-1797
3DECKS

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1790Teniente General
Francisco de BorjaSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1826
TODO

Service History


DateEventSource
14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent

 

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