Kronprins Gustaf Adolf

Nominal Guns62W006
OperatorSwedish Navy
Keel Laid Down18.7.1782RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge RWAS
Designed by Frederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)W006
Constructor Frederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)RWAS
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck167' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)99.1646 (325′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth45' 9"Swedish Aln (Feet)26.8101 (87′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 6"Swedish Aln (Feet)11.3152 (37′ 1″ Imperial)


1782Broadside Weight = 594 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (556.578 lbs 252.5094 kg)W006
Lower Gun Deck28 Swedish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Swedish 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Swedish 6-Pounder

1782Broadside Weight = 804 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (753.348 lbs 341.7804 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck26 Swedish 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Swedish 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Swedish 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1782570 RWAS

Service History

17.7.1788Battle of Hogland
17.7.1788Taken by the Russian while grounded off Sveaborg


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