Nominal Guns36W006
OperatorSwedish Navy
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip
BecomesDanish Fifth Rate ship 'Svanen' (1659)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck110' 6"Swedish Aln (Feet)65.3477 (214′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 5"Swedish Aln (Feet)15.48 (50′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)7.7194 (25′ 3″ Imperial)


1658/08Broadside Weight = 141 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (127 lbs 59.9391 kg) W006
Gun Deck20Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2Swedish 3-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource

Service History

DateEvent Source
1644/07/01Battle of Colberg Heath 
1657/09/12Battle of Falsterbo 
1658/10/29Battle of Sound 


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Posted by TopNard on Wednesday 26th of October 2016 18:04

Launched in 1639 with name Svanen / Hvide Svane

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