Andromeda

18736
Nominal Guns48SSL
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Purchased1659SSL
Home Port SSL
ShipyardGöteborg - Västergötland SSL
CategoryFourth RateSSL
Ship TypeShip of the Line SSL
Sailing RigShip RiggedSSL
Hulked1692SSL

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:287
Displacement600Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentSSL
Length of Gundeck115' 0"Swedish fot34.1435 (112′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 0"Swedish fot8.907 (29′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


1659Broadside Weight = 206 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (193.022 lbs 87.5706 kg)SSL
Gun Deck24 Swedish 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Swedish 6-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Swedish 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1677250 W006

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1677Kapten Per RosenlundE-WIKI1689Kapten Christer Boije af Gennäs (d.1701)ref:773

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1689Överlöjtnant Peter Bergref:773

Service History


DateEventSource
1.6.1677Battle of Møn
1.7.1677Battle of Køge Bay
1686CondemnedW006
1692Refitted as a Unrated Powder Hulk

 

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