Västmanland

10944
Nominal Guns60W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Acquired1696W006
Home Port W006
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Broken Up to Rebuild1727W006
BecomesSwedish Third Rate ship of the line 'Västmanland' (1727) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck140' 0"Swedish fot41.566 (136′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 0"Swedish fot10.9853 (36′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 0"Swedish fot5.0473 (16′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 344 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (322.328 lbs 146.2344 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck24 Swedish 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 Swedish 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Swedish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Swedish 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1700339 W006
1715250 W006

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.2.1699/1700 - 1700KaptenDidrik Thijsen Anckarstierna (1676-1714)ref:7731716KaptenMichael Blum (d.1735)ref:773

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1705Extra Ordinarie UnderlöjtnantDaniel Asmusref:7731705ÖverlöjtnantJonas Fredrik Örnfelt (1674-1733)BSO

 

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