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10984
Nominal Guns62W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Keel Laid Down19.7.1783RWAS
Launched2.9.1783RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
Designed byFrederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)W006
ConstructorFrederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)RWAS
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured3.7.1790W006
BecomesRussian Third Rate ship of the line 'Retvizan' (1790) (64)

Dimensions


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)

Armament


1783Broadside 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

Service History


DateEventSource
17.7.1788Battle of Hogland
3.7.1790Taken by Iziaslav (66)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
RWASRussian Warships in the Age of SailJohn Tredrea and Eduard SozaevBook
 

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