Amarant

18735
Nominal Guns50SSL
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Launched1653SSL
How acquiredPurpose builtSSL
ShipyardSkeppsholmen SSL
Constructor Gerdt CroonSSL
CategoryFourth RateSSL
Ship TypeShip of the Line SSL
Sailing RigShip RiggedSSL
Captured1.6.1677SSL
BecomesDanish Third Rate ship of the line 'Amirante' (1677) (46)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:287
Burthen650Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentSSL
Length of Gundeck125' 5"Swedish fot37.1719 (121′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 5"Swedish fot8.4988 (27′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"Swedish fot4.1566 (13′ 7″ Imperial)

Armament


1653Broadside Weight = 196 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (183.652 lbs 83.3196 kg)SSL
Lower Gun Deck18 Swedish 12-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck4 Swedish 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 Swedish 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 Swedish 3-Pounder

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1677 - 1.6.1677Amiral Erik Carlsson Sjöblad (1647-1725)E-WIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.4.1677 - 1.6.1677Överlöjtnant Jonas Dufva (1649-1694)ref:773

Service History


DateEventSource
12.9.1657Battle of Falsterbo
29.10.1658Battle of Sound
1.6.1677Battle of Møn

 

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