Saint Fermin

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Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslySpanish Merchant ship 'San Firmin' (1780) (16)
Captured8.1.1780BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownEWIKI
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeBrig BWAS-1714
Captured4.4.1781BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck90' 0"Imperial Feet27.432 
Length of Keel72' 4"Imperial Feet21.9964 
Breadth25' 6"Imperial Feet7.6505 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen250Tons BM 

Armament


2.1780Broadside Weight = 42 Imperial Pound ( 19.047 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck14 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.178080 BWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.2.1780 - 4.4.1781CommanderJonathon Faulknor (d.1809) ADM 6/22/477BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
4.4.1781Taken by the Spanish by two Spanish Xebecs off Gibraltar

 

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