Santa Ana
Nominal Guns34ref:
OperatorArmada Real
Keel Laid Down22.9.1790ref:
Home PortBarcelona - Spain
How acquiredPurpose builtref:
ShipyardMahón - Minorca ref:
Designed byJulian Martin de Retamosaref:
ConstructorHonorato Bouyonref:
CategoryFifth Rateref:
Ship TypeFrigate ref:
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:
Broken Up1822ref:


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:
Length of Gundeck156' 6"Burgos Feet43.4641 (142′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel136' 6"Burgos Feet37.8935 (124′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 8"Burgos Feet10.3347 (33′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 8"Burgos Feet5.038 (16′ 6″ Imperial)
Draught Aft12' 3"Burgos Feet3.378 (11′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen533Tons BM 


1793Broadside Weight = 198 Spanish libre (213.642 lbs 90.882 kg)ref:
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Spanish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Spanish 3-Pound Obusier

1815Broadside Weight = 246 Spanish libre (265.434 lbs 112.914 kg)ref:
Gun Deck6 Spanish 24-Pound Obusier
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Spanish 6-Pounder

1817Broadside Weight = 250.5 Spanish libre (270.2895 lbs 114.9795 kg)ref:
Gun Deck6 Spanish 24-Pound Obusier
Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Spanish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck3 Spanish 3-Pound Obusier

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource

1 Commanding Officer

20.3.1792 - 1792Capitan de fragataBaltasar Hidalgo de Cisneros y la Torreref:

Service History

10.8.1792Left Mahon with Nuestra Señora de la Soledad (34) for naval testing.
29.8.1792Entered Mahon with Nuestra Señora de la Soledad (34) after completing sea trials
1793With Nuestra Señora de la Soledad (34) , transported sailors from Mahon to Cartagena.
1793In company with Perla (34) , transported troops to Rosello.
1793Carried funds from Barcelona to Cartagena.ref:
1793With Perla (34) , transported troops to Rosello.
1793Left Cartagena with Perla (34) bound for Mahon.
1793Left Mahon back to Cartagena with Perla (34) , escorting new frigate Venganza (34)
1793Commissioned from Toulon to transport troops from Genoa and Liorna.
1793Before arriving to Cartagena, left to Catalunya coast with Santa Florentina and other minor ships.
4.1793Carried funds from Barcelona to Cartagena.
5.1793At Cartagena under Adm. Borja's squadron.
8.1793At Toulon under Adm. Langara's fleet.
27.12.1793At Cartagena under Adm. Langara's squadron.
1.4.1794Left Cartagena to Liorna under Adm. Langara's fleet.
11.5.1794Arrived to Cartagena from Liorna with future Prince of Parma.
1795Entered at Cadiz and set under Adm. Marquees del Socorro's fleet.
2.1795At Rosas siege.
25.3.1795At Mahon.
5.1795Left Barcelona with portuguese troops to Lisbon.
14.2.17972nd Battle of Cape St Vincent

Notes on Ship

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