Gripen

18588
Nominal Guns44
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
PreviouslySwedish Fourth Rate ship 'Gripen' (1749) (50)
Acquired1780
Home Port 
ShipyardDjurgården - Stockholm W006
CategoryFourth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Foundered1810

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck142' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)84.3196 (276′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"Swedish Aln (Feet)22.5644 (74′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 6"Swedish Aln (Feet)11.3152 (37′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


1780Broadside Weight = 264 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (247.368 lbs 112.2264 kg)W006
Upper Gun Deck22 Swedish 18-Pounder
Spardeck22 Swedish 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
17.7.1788Battle of Hogland


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Friday 20th of September 2019 04:19Tim OakleyDutch Privateer 'Flip' (1805)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:36AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:28AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:21AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:14AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)