The Nepomuceno Class of the Spanish Navy included ships of the line with 74 cannons and a designed crew of about 530. They were armed with 28 24â€“Pounder guns in the lower deck, 30 18â€“Pounder guns in the upperdeck, 8 12â€“Pounder guns in the quarterdeck, and 8 8â€“Pounder guns in the forecastle.The San Juan Nepomuceno was a Spanish ship of the line built in 1765 in Guarnizo in Cantabria, on design of Francisco Gautier, along with other similar ships. She was used for many years for many different missions, many of them in the Caribbean. In 1793 she fought against Revolutionary France, especially in the occupation of Toulon. In the Battle of Trafalgar, she achieved glory under commander Don Cosme Damian Churruca and provided an incredible example of Spanish heroism, ghting British ships after the loss of over 400 of officers and crewmen. Ultimately, she was captured and renamed by the Royal Navy.The ship base, ship card and ship log are printed on two sidesâ€“the game data of a second ship is printed on the back. This ship pack can also be used to represent the Spanish Nepomuceno class â€œSan Francisco de Asis 1767.â€Designed to be used with the tactical shipâ€“toâ€“ship game system created by Andrea Angiolino and Andrea Mainini, each Sails of GloryÂ® Ship Pack is a readyâ€“toâ€“play model, painted and assembled, 100% compatible with any other Sails of Glory game product.In each pack you will find all you need to play the ship: a special base with gaming stats, a ship log and, a specific deck of maneuver cards.
SGN:San Juan Nepomuceno 1766 / SF Asis