Spanish ship San Francisco de Asis (1767)
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Battle between the Spanish ship of line San Francisco de Asís and three British frigates and a sloop during the Action of 25 January 1797.
|Name:||San Francisco de Asis|
|Namesake:||Saint Francis of Assisi|
|Launched:||Guarnizo (Cantabria), 1767|
|Fate:||Sank in 1805|
|Class and type:||74-gun third rate|
San Francisco de Asis was a Spanish 74-gun ship of the line launched in 1767 from the royal shipyard in Guarnizo (Cantabria). She was wrecked after the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 near Puerto de Santa Maria.
- Historia del Navío de línea San Francisco de Asís Revista de Historia Naval (in Spanish)