Speshnyi

21170
Nominal Guns44RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down10.3.1800RWAS
Launched29.8.1801RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardArchangelsk - Arctic Ocean RWAS
Ship ClassSpechnyi ClassRWAS
ConstructorF. IgnatyevRWAS
CategoryFifth RateRWAS
Ship TypeFrigate RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Captured20.11.1807RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck159' 2 ¾"Imperial Feet48.4823 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold12' 8"Imperial Feet3.7592 

Armament


29.8.1801Broadside Weight = 456 Russian Artillery Pound (497.04 lbs 225.4464 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck28 Russian Short 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Russian 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 Russian 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
7.1803Left ArchangelRWAS
9.1803Arrived in KronshtadtRWAS
1804Sailed to Danzig and LubeckRWAS
21.7.1807Departed Kronshtadt with the Mediterranean squadrons payrollRWAS
11.8.1807Arrived in PortsmouthRWAS
20.11.1807Taken by the British and the payroll of 610,167 Spanish Doubloons and 140,197 Dutch ducats was takenRWAS

 

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