Dvenadtsat Apostolov

10537
Dvu-na-desat' Apostolov
Двенадцать Апостолов
Nominal Guns100RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Ordered23.10.1781RWAS
Keel Laid Down15.5.1785RWAS
Launched2.8.1788RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardSaint Petersburg - Russia RWAS
Ship ClassChes'ma ClassRWAS
Designed by Jonathon ColemanRWAS
Constructor Jonathon ColemanRWAS
CategoryFirst RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1802RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen2,162Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck186' 0"Imperial Feet56.6928 
Breadth51' 10"Imperial Feet15.5448 
Breadth (inside Planking)51' 0"Imperial Feet15.5448 
Depth in Hold21' 6"Imperial Feet6.5532 
Burthen2,208 6094Tons BM 

Armament


2.8.1788Broadside Weight = 1014 Russian Artillery Pound (1105.26 lbs 501.3216 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 Russian 18-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck4 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 Russian 6-Pounder

1789Broadside Weight = 1086 Russian Artillery Pound (1183.74 lbs 536.9184 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 Russian 18-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck4 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Russian 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 Russian 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1788862 W044

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1789 - 1791Captain Nikolai FedorovW0441793 - 1794Captain Andrei M BachmanovW0441797Captain P P LyalinW0441799Captain M BoxW0441800 - 1801Captain A CruzW044

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.8.1789 - 1789Rear-Admiral Grigory Andreevich Spiridov (1713-1790)W04410.6.1799 - 1799Admiral P HanykovaW044

Service History


DateEventSource
26.7.17892nd Battle of Oland
3.6.1790Battle of Krasnaya Gorka
4.7.1790Battle of Viborg
1793Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1794Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1797Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1799Cruised in the Baltic and the paid offRWAS

 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Sunday 14th of December 2014 12:15

I think it very ubnlikely that this ship was built at Nikolaev on the Black Sea when she served in the Baltic fleet. I think you have her confused with the 1841 vessel of the same name which was indeed built at Nikolaev


Posted by Yuri Shapovalov on Sunday 14th of December 2014 10:54

Shipyard St Petersburg - this is not true

Shipyard Nikolaev that's right

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