:::: Napoleonic Ships & American War of Independence - SPAIN
Code - NPS09
Class - 40
Description - LA MEDEA
44 GUN SPANISH FRIGATE
Built in 1799 at El Ferrol together with her sister
ship La Flora.
Captured by the British in 1804 and renamed
Iphignie and later Imperieuse.
Armament 26 x 18pdr, 16 x 9 pdr
(British) 26 x 12pdr, 2 x 9pdr
12 x 24pdr carronades