Velasco

2687
San Luis Obispo
Nominal Guns68
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Keel Laid Down21.5.1762
Launched18.8.1764
How acquiredPurpose built
ShipyardCartagena - Spain
Ship ClassVelasco Class
Designed byEdward Bryant
ConstructorAgustin & Juan de Monteceli
CategoryThird Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Deleted from list4.9.1796

Armament


18.8.1764Broadside Weight = 648 Spanish libre (699.192 lbs 297.432 kg)ref:1266
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Spanish 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Spanish 2-Pound Pederoso



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:1266Spanish Warships in the Age of Sail 1700-1860 (Unpublished Manuscript) Book
 

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