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San Francisco de Paula

2686
Nominal Guns743DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Keel Laid Down1788
Launched20.12.1788B084
Home Port 3DECKS
How acquiredPurpose builtB084
ShipyardCartagena - Murcia
CategoryThird Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Broken Up18233DECKS

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)
Draught Aft28' 4"Burgos Feet7.8124 (25′ 7″ Imperial)
Burthen1,619Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB006
Length of Gundeck190' 0"Burgos Feet52.934 (173′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel170' 2"Burgos Feet47.3627 (155′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth52' 0"Burgos Feet14.4872 (47′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold25' 0"Burgos Feet6.965 (22′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,640Ton 

Armament


1789Broadside Weight = 674 Spanish libre (727.246 lbs 309.366 kg)B084
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Spanish 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Spanish 4-Pound Pederoso

1805Broadside Weight = 750 Spanish libre (809.25 lbs 344.25 kg)B006
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Spanish 30-Pound Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Spanish 24-Pound Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Spanish 10-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Spanish 8-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1790Brigadier de marina
Federico Carlos Gravina y NapoliSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1768-1806
TODO
1797Capitan de navio
José Ussel de GuimbarbaSpanish
Naval Sailor
B084

Service History


DateEventSource
14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent

 

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