San Joaquín

Nominal Guns74
OperatorArmada Real
How acquiredPurpose built
ShipyardCartagena - Spain
Ship ClassSan Joaquín Class
Designed byFrancisco Gautier (1733-1800)
CategoryThird Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1817


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalent
Length of Gundeck196' 0"Burgos Feet54.6056 (179′ 1″ Imperial)
Length of Keel173' 0"Burgos Feet48.1978 (158′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth51' 4"Burgos Feet14.3015 (46′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold25' 0"Burgos Feet6.965 (22′ 10″ Imperial)
Draught Aft25' 0"Burgos Feet6.965 (22′ 10″ Imperial)


1805Broadside Weight = 762 Spanish libre (822.198 lbs 349.758 kg) 
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 Spanish 30-Pound Obusier
Quarterdeck16 Spanish 8-Pounder
Forecastle2 Spanish 24-Pound Obusier
Forecastle4 Spanish 4-Pound Pederoso

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource

Service History

20.10.1782Battle of Cape Spartel



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