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Konung Gustav IV Adolf -> 1811 Gustaf den Store

10858
Nominal Guns84W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Previously
Swedish Second Rate ship of the line 'Gustaf den Store' (1799) (84) 1799-1819
Swedish 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1811 Renamed "Gustaf den Store"
Acquired16.9.1799SSL
Home Port W006
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
Designed by
Frederik Henrik af ChapmanSwedish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1721
SSL
CategorySecond RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the LineW006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Broken Up to Rebuild1819W006
Becomes
Swedish Second Rate ship of the line 'Konung Gustav IV Adolf' (1799) (84) 1799-1819
Swedish 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1811 Renamed "Gustaf den Store"

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck184' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)109.2592 (358′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth49' 8"Swedish Aln (Feet)29.1402 (95′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 3"Swedish Aln (Feet)13.1378 (43′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


1799Broadside Weight = 960 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (899.52 lbs 408.096 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck28 Swedish 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Swedish 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Swedish 12-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
1811Renamed Gustaf den Store


Sources


IDNameAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemu, Web Site
SSLSwedish Ships listsJan-Erik Karlsson, Web Site
 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Jason M Archer on Sunday 12th of December 2021 20:05

The becomes link is wrong, it loops back. The actual successor entry is ID 18594.

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