Medusa

7861
Nominal Guns74ref:592
NationalityPortugal
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyPortugese Third Rate ship of the line 'Nossa Senhora do Monte do Carmo' (1786) (74)
Acquired1793ref:592
Home Port ref:592
ShipyardLisboa - Portugal ref:592
CategoryThird Rateref:592
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:592
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:592
Broken Up1825ref:592

Armament


1793Broadside Weight = 918 Portugese pound (929.016 lbs)ref:592
Lower Gun Deck30 Portugese 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Portugese 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Portugese 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Portugese 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
27.11.1807669Establishment?B101

Service History


DateEventSource
4.8.1801Attacks on Boulogne
27.11.1807Left Lisbon escorting the Royal Family to BrazilB101


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
17.9.1793-31.12.1795Rossilao Fleet from PortugalPedro Mariz de Sousa Sarmento 
 

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