Santa Maria de Tezanos y las Animas

Santa Maria de Tezanos y las Animas
Nominal Guns60
OperatorArmada Real
Home Port 
ShipyardGuarnizo - Spain
ConstructorPedro Glez. de Aguero
CategoryFourth Rate
Ship TypeGalleon


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB035
Length of Keel54/ 0"Spanish Codo Real2.5074 (8′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 12"Spanish Codo Real5.6649 (18′ 7″ Imperial)
Burthen917Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource

3 Flag Officers

19.6.1700 - 16.8.1701Teniente GeneralPedro Fernandez de Navarrete17.8.1701 - 14.11.1701Teniente GeneralFernando Chacon Medina y Salazar19.8.1701 - 14.11.1701Teniente GeneralMartin Gonzalez de Vergara

Service History

1699At Cadiz.
9.9.1699Left Santonna (Guarnizo) fo Cadiz to finish crew recruitment and gunnery with Santisima Trinidad, San Francisco and N S de Begonna.
1700Arrived at Darien, Panama.
19.6.1700Left Cadiz with other 9 warships for Darien, to fight the Scotish, transporting 3,000 soldiers.
17.3.1700/1Entered at Cadiz.
13.8.1701Left Cadiz to Veracruz, transporting mercury with San Juan Bautista & a merchantmen.
30.9.1701Arrived at Puerto Rico.
4.10.1701Left Puerto Rico for Veracruz.
30.10.1701Arrived at Veracruz.
14.11.1701At Veracruz, while disembarking his mercury cargo was sunk with 30 men killed.


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