San Rafael

Nominal GunsUnknownBWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslySpanish Third Rate ship of the line 'San Rafael' (1771) (80)
ShipyardHavana - Cuba TODO
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypePrison Ship BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck188' 6"Imperial Feet57.3041 
Length of Keel155' 3 ⅜"Imperial Feet47.2535 
Breadth50' 10"Imperial Feet15.24 
Depth in Hold20' 9"Imperial Feet6.3246 
Burthen2,134 2994Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer

5.1808 - 1810Lieutenant Thomas ChambersBWAS-1793

Service History

22.7.1805Captured off Cape Finisterre by Calders SquadronBWAS-1793
30.7.1805Arrived at Plymouth and laid upBWAS-1793
5.1808Refitted as a Other Vessels Prison Ship
9.1810Sold at PlymouthBWAS-1793


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