Poltava

10572
Nominal Guns66RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down15.4.1753RWAS
Acquired26.4.1754RWAS
Home Port RWAS
ShipyardArchangelsk - Arctic Ocean RWAS
Ship ClassSlava Rossii ClassRWAS
Designed by Joseph NoyRWAS
Constructor I. V. JamesRWAS
CategoryThird RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Foundered30.4.1770RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck155' 6"Imperial Feet47.2468 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 

Armament


1754Broadside Weight = 492 Russian Artillery Pound (536.28 lbs 243.2448 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Russian 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1757 - 3.7.1757Captain Thomas McKenzie (1710-1766)

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1746 - 1747Leitenant Thomas McKenzie (1710-1766)

 

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