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Infante Don Pelayo

2766
Nominal Guns74B084
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Keel Laid Down1791B084
Launched22.12.1791B084
First Commissioned1792B084
How acquiredPurpose builtB084
ShipyardHavana - Cuba B084
Designed by
Landa RomeroSpanish
Designer
Ship Builder
B084
CategoryThird RateB084
Ship TypeShip of the Line B084
Sailing RigShip RiggedB084
Transfered1802B084
Becomes
French Third Rate ship of the line 'Desaix' (1801) (74) 1801-1804
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

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)
Burthen1,640Ton 

Armament


1792Broadside Weight = 670 Spanish libre (722.93 lbs 307.53 kg)B084
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Spanish 8-Pounder

1802Broadside Weight = 904 Spanish libre (975.416 lbs 414.936 kg)TODO
Lower Gun Deck28 Spanish 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Spanish 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Spanish 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Spanish 4-Pound Pederoso
Bow Chaser2 Spanish 8-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1792 - 25.1.1794Capitan de navio
Pedro de Winthuyssen y PinedaSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1745-1795
HNE
1797 - 1799Capitan de navio
Don Cayetano Valdes y FloresSpanish
Naval Sailor
Service 1767-1834
TODO

Service History


DateEventSource
14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1796-23.7.1796Bahia Fleet from Portugal
Bernardo Ramires EsquivelPortugese
Naval Sailor
Service 1792-1812
 
 

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