Florentina

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Nominal Guns34BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslySpanish Fifth Rate frigate 'Santa Florentina' (1787) (34)
Captured7.4.1800BWAS-1793
ShipyardCartagena - Spain
Designed by Landa Romero
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold1802BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck146' 8"Imperial Feet44.5052 
Length of Keel119' 6"Imperial Feet36.2792 
Breadth37' 8"Imperial Feet11.3066 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen901 7894Tons BM 

Armament


5.1800Broadside Weight = 180 Imperial Pound ( 81.63 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1800260 BWAS-1793

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1800 - 3.8.1801Commander John BroughtonBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
17.6.1802Arrived at Deptford and laid upBWAS-1793
1803Sold at DeptfordBWAS-1793

 

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