Alexander Nevskii

14897
Aleksandr Nevskii
Nominal Guns50RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBlack Sea
Keel Laid Down1786RWAS
Launched15.5.1787RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardKherson RWAS
Constructor S. I. AfanaseyevRWAS
CategoryFourth RateRWAS
Ship TypeFrigate RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Last Mentioned1801RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck154' 0"Imperial Feet46.9392 
Breadth42' 6"Imperial Feet12.8778 
Depth in Hold15' 0"Imperial Feet4.572 

Armament


1788Broadside Weight = 408 Russian Artillery Pound (444.72 lbs 201.7152 kg)RWAS
Upper Gun Deck28 Russian 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle24 Russian 6-Pounder

1790Broadside Weight = 456 Russian Artillery Pound (497.04 lbs 225.4464 kg)RWAS
Upper Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1780)
Upper Gun Deck22 Russian 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 Russian 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 Russian 1/4-Pood Edinorog

1798Broadside Weight = 414 Russian Artillery Pound (451.26 lbs 204.6816 kg)RWAS
Upper Gun Deck4 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1780)
Upper Gun Deck24 Russian 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 Russian 6-Pounder

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.1787 - 1788Rear-Admiral Nikolai Semenovich Mordvinov (1754-1845)RWAS

Service History


DateEventSource
1787At the Mouth of the DonRWAS
19.3.1788Siege of Ochakov
19.7.1790Battle of Kerch Strait
8.9.1790Battle of Tendra
11.8.1791Battle of Kaliakria
1794In the Black SeaRWAS
1796In the Black SeaRWAS
5.1798Lost her mizzen-mast in a collision with Sviatoi Vladimir (66) RWAS
14.11.1799Carried troops to CorfuRWAS

 

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