Drottning Sofia Magdalena

Nominal Guns70W006
OperatorSwedish Navy
Keel Laid Down22.7.1767W006
Home Port W006
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
Constructor Gilbert Sheldon (1710-1794)SSL
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
BecomesRussian Third Rate ship of the line 'Sofia Magdalina' (1790) (74)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck171' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)101.5398 (333′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"Swedish Aln (Feet)26.2014 (85′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold23' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)13.6574 (44′ 9″ Imperial)


1774Broadside Weight = 618 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (579.066 lbs 262.7118 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck28 Swedish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Swedish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Swedish 6-Pounder

Service History

17.7.1788Battle of Hogland


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