Christian VII -> 1799 Provesteen654
Christian den Syvende
Nominal Guns90W006
OperatorDano-Norwegian navy
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardCopenhagen W006
Constructor KrabbeW006
CategorySecond RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sunk in Action1801/04/02W006


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck182' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)57.1662 (176′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth49' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)15.3909 (47′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)6.5961 (20′ 4″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource


18011801KaptajnL. F. Lassen 

Commissioned Officers

18011801/04/02SekondløjtnantMichael Johan Petronius BilleEWIKI

Service History

DateEvent Source
1799Re-classed as a 52 gun Fourth Rate Ship  
1799Renamed Provesteen 
1801/04/02Battle of Copenhagen 


W006 Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
Previous comments on this page

Posted by TopNard on Thursday 20th of October 2016 14:32

28-36,28-18,26-12,8-6 (90guns)

58= as a blockship 1799.
28-36, 28-24, and 525 men.

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