Mecheslav

10717
Nominal Guns66RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down19.9.1781RWAS
Launched16.5.1783RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardArchangelsk - Arctic Ocean RWAS
Ship ClassAziia ClassRWAS
ConstructorM. D. PortnovRWAS
CategoryThird RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1797RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Imperial Feet48.768 
Breadth44' 6"Imperial Feet13.4493 
Depth in Hold19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 

Armament


1783Broadside Weight = 522 Russian Artillery Pound (568.98 lbs 258.0768 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck2 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck2 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Upper Gun Deck22 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Russian 6-Pounder

1788Broadside Weight = 546 Russian Artillery Pound (595.14 lbs 269.9424 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck2 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Lower Gun Deck24 Russian 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck2 Russian 1/2-Pood Edinorog
Upper Gun Deck22 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Russian 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Russian 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1788Captain of the 2nd RankMikhail I Borisov

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1783Arrived in KronshtadtRWAS
1784In the BalticRWAS
1785In the BalticRWAS
1786In the BalticRWAS
17.7.1788Battle of Hogland
12.11.1788Arrived off CopenhagenRWAS
1791Training duties at KronshtadtRWAS
1794In the BalticRWAS
1794In the Baltic then paid offRWAS

 

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