Grana

4519
Nominal Guns30
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Acquired1778
Home Port 
ShipyardFerrol - Spain
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured25.2.1781
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate post ship 'Grana' (1781) (24)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck117' 10"Imperial Feet35.6616 
Length of Keel97' 0"Imperial Feet29.5656 
Breadth31' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet9.4679 
Depth in Hold9' 4"Imperial Feet2.8448 
Burthen527 6094Imperial Feet0.0162 

Armament


25.2.1781Broadside Weight = 82 Spanish libre (88.478 lbs 37.638 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck22 Spanish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 Spanish 4-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1781 - 25.2.1781UnknownN. de MedinaTRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
25.2.1781Cerberus vs Grana


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TRN4The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IVWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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