Göteborg

10943
Nominal Guns44W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Acquired1696W006
Home Port W006
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured25.4.1715NWB
BecomesDanish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Gotteborg' (1715) (50)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck120' 0"Swedish fot35.628 (116′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth33' 0"Swedish fot9.7977 (32′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 0"Swedish fot4.4535 (14′ 7″ Imperial)

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 177 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (165.849 lbs 75.2427 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck18 Swedish 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Swedish 3-Pounder

1700Broadside Weight = 201 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (188.337 lbs 85.4451 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck20 Swedish 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 Swedish 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1700345 W006
1708225 W006

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1707 - 1708KaptenDidrik Thijsen Anckarstierna (1676-1714)ref:7731710KaptenMichael Blum (d.1735)ref:773

Service History


DateEventSource
22.4.1715Battle of Fehmarnbelt


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
NWBNaval wars in the Baltic during the Sailing Ship EpochR C AndersonBook
ref:773Biografica: flottan - en matrikel över flottans officerare 1687-1721.Bengt NilssonWeb Site
 

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