Aquila Volante

28492
Nominal Guns50ref:610
NationalityVenice
Ordered1696ref:610
Keel Laid Down1696ref:610
Launched1697ref:610
How acquiredPurpose builtref:610
ShipyardVenice ref:610
Ship ClassNettuno Group variant of Sant'Antonio da Padova Classref:610
CategoryFourth Rateref:610
National RateTerzo Rangoref:610
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:610
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:610
Broken Up to Rebuild1714ref:610
BecomesVenetian Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Aquiletta' (1714) (52)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:610
Length of Gundeck87.6Venetian Piedi30.2499 (99′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel83.5Venetian Piedi28.8591 (94′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth26Venetian Piedi9.0402 (29′ 7″ Imperial)
Draught Aft13Venetian Piedi4.5201 (14′ 9″ Imperial)

Armament


1697Broadside Weight = 401 Venetian Libbre Sottili (266.264 lbs 124.711 kg)ref:610
Lower Gun Deck22 Venetian 20-Pounder
Quarterdeck22 Venetian 14-Pounder
Forecastle6 Venetian 9-Pounder



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:610Venezia Museo Web Site
 

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