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Santa Margarita

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Nominal Guns34BWAS-1714
NationalitySpain
OperatorArmada Real
Acquired23.6.1774BWAS-1714
Home Port BWAS-1714
ShipyardFerrol - Spain BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured11.11.1779BWAS-1714
Becomes
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Santa Margarita' (1779) (36) 1779-1836
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck145' 6"Imperial Feet44.1994 
Length of Keel123' 6 ⅛"Imperial Feet37.4936 
Breadth38' 10 ½"Imperial Feet11.5951 
Depth in Hold11' 8 ½"Imperial Feet3.3655 
Burthen992 7894Tons BM 

Armament


11.11.1779Broadside Weight = 162 Spanish libre (174.798 lbs 74.358 kg)TRN4
Upper Gun Deck26 Spanish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck2 Spanish 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.11.1779270 TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
11.11.1779Tartar vs Santa Margarita
11.11.1779Taken by
Romney (50) 1762-1804
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line


 

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