Draken

10866
Nominal Guns66SSL
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Acquired1656SSL
Home Port SSL
ShipyardStockholm SSL
Constructor Gerdt CroonSSL
CategoryThird RateSSL
Ship TypeShip of the Line SSL
Sailing RigShip RiggedSSL
Captured1.7.1677SSL
BecomesDanish Second Rate ship of the line 'Dragen' (1677) (60)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentSSL
Length of Gundeck140' 0"Swedish fot41.566 (136′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 0"Swedish fot10.9853 (36′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"Swedish fot5.3442 (17′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1656Broadside Weight = 441 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (413.217 lbs 187.4691 kg)SSL
Gun Deck12 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Swedish 18-Pounder
Gun Deck18 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Swedish 8-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Swedish 3-Pounder

8.1658Broadside Weight = 480 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (449.76 lbs 204.048 kg)W006
Gun Deck4 Swedish 30-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Swedish 18-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Swedish 3-Pounder

1675Broadside Weight = 441 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (413.217 lbs 187.4691 kg)ref:751
Gun Deck12 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Swedish 18-Pounder
Gun Deck18 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Swedish 8-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Swedish 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1656454 W006
1657298 W006
1658296 W006
1677390 W006

Service History


DateEventSource
12.9.1657Battle of Falsterbo
29.10.1658Battle of Sound
25.5.1676Battle of Bornholm
1.6.1676Battle of Öland
1.7.1677Battle of Køge Bay

 

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