Gallardo

2721
San Juan de Sahagun
Nominal Guns68ref:748
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered15.6.1752ref:748
Keel Laid Down8.7.1752ref:748
Launched18.10.1754ref:748
How acquiredPurpose builtref:748
ShipyardReal Astillero de Esteiro ref:748
Ship ClassModified Eolo Class
Designed byRichard Rooth (d.1761)ref:748
CategoryThird Rateref:748
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Deleted from list16.2.1797ref:748

Armament


18.10.1754Broadside Weight = 655 Spanish libre (706.745 lbs 300.645 kg)ref:1266
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 Spanish 8-Pounder
Forecastle2 Spanish 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle5 Spanish 2-Pound Pederoso
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Spanish 1-Pound Pederoso

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.10.1754554Design Complementref:1266

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
17.2.1797 - 1797Capitan de navioSebastian SorondoB079

Service History


DateEventSource
16.2.1797Capture of Trinidad


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:748Armada 1500-1900Vicente Sanchez-C:MerchánWeb Site
ref:1266Spanish Warships in the Age of Sail 1700-1860 (Unpublished Manuscript) Book
B079La fragata en la Armada EspañolaAgustin R Rodriguez GonzalezBook
 

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