Venera

21169
Nominal Guns48RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Launched15.7.1808RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardSaint Petersburg - Russia RWAS
ConstructorA. I. MelikhovRWAS
CategoryFifth RateRWAS
Ship TypeFrigate RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1819RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck162' 6"Imperial Feet49.3801 
Breadth42' 0"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Depth in Hold19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 

Armament


7.1808Broadside Weight = 414 Russian Artillery Pound (451.26 lbs 204.6816 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck30 Russian 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle18 Russian 6-Pounder

1810Broadside Weight = 672 Russian Artillery Pound (732.48 lbs 332.2368 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck28 Russian 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 Russian 24-Pound Carronade

Service History


DateEventSource
1809Guardship in Kronshtadt RoadsRWAS
1810rebuilding at UnknownRWAS
1812Carried troops from Sveaborg to RevelRWAS
1813Arrived in KronshtadtRWAS
1814In the BalticRWAS

 

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