Wachtmeister

10930
Nominal Guns56W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Launched1681W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardRiga - Latvia W006
Constructor Francis SheldonRWAS
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured4.6.1719NWB
BecomesRussian Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Vakhmeister' (1719) (52)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Swedish fot38.597 (126′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 0"Swedish fot8.907 (29′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 6"Swedish fot4.602 (15′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


1719Broadside Weight = 252 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (236.124 lbs 107.1252 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck16 Swedish 18-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck4 Swedish 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Swedish 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1700311 W006

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1713Kapten Michael Blum (d.1735)ref:773

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1708 - 1709Överlöjtnant Adam Ahlefeldt (d.1712)ref:7731708 - 12.9.1709Extra Ordinarie Underlöjtnant Håkan Dufva Anckarloo (1684-1719)ref:77313.9.1709 - 13.4.1710Underlöjtnant Håkan Dufva Anckarloo (1684-1719)ref:773

Service History


DateEventSource
24.5.1719Taken by the Russian off Osel
4.6.1719Battle of Osel

 

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