Rostislav

10540
Nominal Guns100W006
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Ordered23.10.1781W044
Keel Laid Down2.7.1782RWAS
Launched23.5.1784W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardKronshtadt W006
Ship ClassChes'ma ClassW006
Designed by I. V. JamesRWAS
Constructor G IgnatyevRWAS
CategoryFirst RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Broken Up1808W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen2,162Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck186' 0"Imperial Feet56.6928 
Breadth52' 3"Imperial Feet15.8877 
Breadth (inside Planking)51' 6"Imperial Feet15.6972 
Depth in Hold21' 4"Imperial Feet6.5024 

Armament


23.5.1784Broadside Weight = 978 Russian Artillery Pound (1066.02 lbs 483.5232 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck4 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Middle Gun Deck24 Russian 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Russian 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 Russian 6-Pounder

1788Broadside Weight = 996 Russian Artillery Pound (1085.64 lbs 492.4224 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck4 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Middle Gun Deck24 Russian 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 Russian 6-Pounder

1789Broadside Weight = 1044 Russian Artillery Pound (1137.96 lbs 516.1536 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 36-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Middle Gun Deck4 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Middle Gun Deck24 Russian 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Russian 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 Russian 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1784862 W044

5 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
23.6.1788 - 26.10.1788Admiral Samuel Greig (1735-1788)† Discharged DeadW0442.7.1789 - 1789Admiral Vasili Yakovlevich Chichagov (1726-1809)W0442.5.1790 - 1790Admiral Vasili Yakovlevich Chichagov (1726-1809)W04430.6.1793 - 1793Admiral Vasili Yakovlevich Chichagov (1726-1809)W0441800Rear-Admiral Roman Vasiljevitj Crown (1754-1841)MHVA

Service History


DateEventSource
17.7.1788Battle of Hogland
26.7.17892nd Battle of Oland
13.5.1790Battle of Reval
4.7.1790Battle of Viborg
1791Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1793Cruised in the SoundRWAS
1794Training duties in Revel RoadsRWAS
1795Training duties in Revel RoadsRWAS
1796Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1797Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1798Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1800Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1801Cruised in the Baltic and then reduced to harbour serviceRWAS
1803Floating battery at Revel with her middle deck removedRWAS
1803Refitted as a Unrated Floating Battery
1804Refitted as a Unrated Hospital Ship
1805Paid offRWAS

 

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