Aziia

10679
Nominal Guns66RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down21.9.1794RWAS
Launched24.8.1796RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardArchangelsk - Arctic Ocean RWAS
Ship ClassAziia ClassRWAS
Constructor G IgnatyevRWAS
CategoryThird RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Given Away20.10.1809RWAS
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Asie' (1809) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Imperial Feet48.768 
Breadth44' 4"Imperial Feet13.4366 
Depth in Hold19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 

Armament


1796Broadside Weight = 528 Russian Artillery Pound (575.52 lbs 261.0432 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck2 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1780)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck2 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Upper Gun Deck24 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 Russian 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1796526 RWAS

Service History


DateEventSource
3.7.1798Sailed from KronshtadtRWAS
2.6.1799Sailed from Portsmouth for the MediterraneanRWAS
22.8.1799Arrived at PalermoRWAS
26.10.1800Arrived at Sevastopol for repairsRWAS
1804Transported troops to CorfuRWAS
1805Transported troops from Corfu to NaplesRWAS
1806In the AdriaticRWAS
1807Transported troops to AnconaRWAS
1808Blockade of TriesteRWAS

 

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