Conquistador

2685
Nominal Guns743DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered9.1.17893DECKS
Keel Laid Down17913DECKS
Launched9.12.17913DECKS
First Commissioned17923DECKS
Home Port 3DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardCartagena - Spain 3DECKS
Designed byLanda Romero3DECKS
CategoryThird Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Transfered18023DECKS
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Conquérant' (1801) (74)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB084
Length of Gundeck190' 0"Burgos Feet52.934 (173′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth52' 0"Burgos Feet14.4872 (47′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold25' 0"Burgos Feet6.965 (22′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,640Ton 

Armament


1792Broadside Weight = 670 Spanish libre (722.93 lbs 307.53 kg)B084
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Spanish 8-Pounder

1799Broadside Weight = 804 Spanish libre (867.516 lbs 369.036 kg)3DECKS
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 Spanish 12-Pounder

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1797 - 14.2.1797Capitan de navioJose Butler12.5.1799 - 1801Capitan de navioNicolas Estrada y Posada3DECKS1801 - 12.4.1802Capitan de navioFrancisco Javier de Uriarte y Borja3DECKS

Service History


DateEventSource
14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent
1800At Brest3DECKS
1801At Brest3DECKS
12.4.1802Transfered to the French navy at Brest3DECKS

 

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