Thetis

16579
Nominal Guns40MHVA
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Keel Laid Down1.7.1784MHVA
Acquired28.8.1784MHVA
Home Port MHVA
ShipyardUnknownMHVA
Ship ClassBellona ClassMHVA
Designed by Frederik Henrik af Chapman (1721-1808)MHVA
CategoryFifth RateMHVA
Ship TypeFrigate MHVA
Sailing RigShip RiggedMHVA
Broken Up1795W006
BecomesSwedish Fifth Rate frigate 'Thetis' (1796) (40)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentMHVA
Length of Gundeck190' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)112.822 (370′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 6"Swedish Aln (Feet)21.4263 (70′ 3″ Imperial)
Draught Aft15' 10"Swedish Aln (Feet)8.907 (29′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


28.8.1784Broadside Weight = 354 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (331.698 lbs 150.4854 kg)W006
Gun Deck26 Swedish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Swedish 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
17.7.1788Battle of Hogland

 

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