Dygden

10986
Nominal Guns62W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Acquired6.7.1784SSL
Home Port W006
ShipyardKarlskrona - Blekinge W006
Ship ClassKronprins Gustaf AdolfW006
Designed by Frederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)W006
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Sunk in Action29.6.1793SSL

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


1784Broadside 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


Sources


IDNameAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemu, Web Site
SSLSwedish Ships listsJan-Erik Karlsson, Web Site
 

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