Santa Monica

6373
Nominal Guns26BWAS-1714
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Launched23.10.1777BWAS-1714
Home Port BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardCartagena - Spain BWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured14.9.1779BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Santa Monica' (1779) (36)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck145' 0 ½"Imperial Feet44.2087 
Length of Keel120' 2 ⅞"Imperial Feet36.5982 
Breadth35' 8"Imperial Feet10.7086 
Depth in Hold11' 8 ½"Imperial Feet3.3655 
Burthen956 1894Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
14.9.1779Taken by Pearl (32)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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