Santo Domingo

2730
Nominal Guns743DECKS
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Ordered20.9.17633DECKS
Launched6.12.17693DECKS
How acquiredPurpose built3DECKS
ShipyardGuarnizo - Spain 3DECKS
Ship ClassSan Juan Nepomuceno Class3DECKS
Designed byFrancisco Gautier (1733-1800)3DECKS
ConstructorManuel de Zubiria3DECKS
CategoryThird Rate3DECKS
Ship TypeShip of the Line 3DECKS
Sailing RigShip Rigged3DECKS
Sunk in Action16.1.17803DECKS

Armament


6.12.1769Broadside Weight = 670 Spanish libre (722.93 lbs 307.53 kg)ref:1266
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Spanish 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.12.1769550Design Complementref:1266

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.1774 - 1778Capitan de navioMartin Antonio de Lastarria y Sendagorta3DECKS1779 - 16.1.1780Capitan de navioIgnacio de Mendizabal3DECKS

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1770At El Ferrol.3DECKS
21.7.1770Left El Ferrol with Guerrero & Santisima Trinidad for naval testing.3DECKS
9.8.1770Entered at El Ferrol with Guerrero & Santisima Trinidad from naval testing.3DECKS
8.1774Nearby Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, changed course to Montenvideo with Santa Rosalia3DECKS
3.8.1774Left Cadiz to Veracruz with Astuto, Santa Maria Magdalena & Santa Rosalia3DECKS
10.11.1774Arrived to Montevideo with Santa Rosalia, N S de la Asuncion & Santa Maria Magdalena3DECKS
1778Campaign at Catalina Island.3DECKS
17.7.1778Entered at Cadiz with Monarca, San Damaso & America3DECKS
1779Cruissed off waters of Portugal under Com. Langara's squadron.3DECKS
6.1779At Cadiz, under careen.3DECKS
1.7.1779Under Com. Langara's squadron captured british brig Valiant with codfish.3DECKS
22.7.1779Entered at Cadiz scorting british captured brig Valiant.3DECKS
13.10.1779Joinned Langara's squadron.3DECKS
16.1.1780Blow up and sunk at the Battle of Cape St Maria with all the crew.3DECKS
16.1.1780Battle of Cape St. Vincent


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
3DECKS3decks - Naval Sailing Warfare HistoryManu BlascoWeb Site
ref:1266Spanish Warships in the Age of Sail 1700-1860 (Unpublished Manuscript) Book
 

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