Store Kravelen -> 1559 Elefanten

17053
Nominal Guns75W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Keel Laid Down1554W006
Acquired1555W006
First Commissioned1558W006
Home Port W006
ShipyardStockholm W006
CategoryUnratedW006
Ship TypeShip W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Wrecked16.8.1564SSL

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck143' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)84.9134 (278′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel111' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)65.9118 (216′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen400Swedish Last 

Armament


1558Broadside Weight = 181.5 Imperial Pound (196.659 lbs 89.85715 kg)W006
Gun Deck4 Danish 24-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Danish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Danish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Danish 3-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Danish 2-Pounder
Gun Deck37 Smaller guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1558522 W006

Service History


DateEventSource
1559Renamed ElefantenLSW
30.5.1564Battle of Öland

 

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