Gangut

13115
Nominal Guns90RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down9.8.1714RWAS
Acquired28.4.1719RWAS
Home Port RWAS
ShipyardSaint Petersburg - Russia RWAS
ConstructorRichard Cozens (d.1738)RWAS
CategorySecond RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1736RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck164' 0"Imperial Feet49.9872 
Length of Keel139' 8"Imperial Feet42.3724 
Breadth47' 4"Imperial Feet14.3401 
Depth in Hold19' 6"Imperial Feet5.8081 

Armament


4.1719Broadside Weight = 712 Russian Artillery Pound (776.08 lbs 352.0128 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck28 Russian 24-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck28 Russian 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 Russian 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Russian 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1719800EstabishmentW044

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1719CaptainMathias FalkenbergW0441721CaptainA RozengofW0441723CaptainA GohstratW0441728CaptainA GohstratW044

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1721Rear-Admiral SiversNWB1723General-AdmiralFedor Matveevich Apraksin (1661-1728)NWB

Service History


DateEventSource
3.7.1719Left Revel as part of the Combined Russian Fleet under the TsarNWB
7.7.1719The combined Russian fleet arrived at HangoNWB
1721Cruised in the BalticRWAS
1723Cruised in the BalticRWAS
17.6.1724Part of the Kotlin squadron of sixteen battleships which sailed for Krasna Gorka for exercisesNWB
16.10.1724Returned to portNWB

 

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