Provornyi

21178
Nominal Guns44RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down20.1.1820RWAS
Launched21.10.1820RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardSaint Petersburg - Russia RWAS
Ship ClassSpechnyi ClassRWAS
ConstructorB. F. StokeRWAS
CategoryFifth RateRWAS
Ship TypeFrigate RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1831RWAS

Dimensions


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

Armament


21.10.1820Broadside 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
1823Assigned an elite guards crewRWAS
1823In the AtlanticRWAS
1824Sailed to PlymouthRWAS
11.1824Damaged in the Great FloodRWAS
1826Sailed to Dogger BankRWAS
1827Sailed to PortsmouthRWAS
20.10.1827Battle of Navarino
1828Arrived in KronshtadtRWAS

 

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





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Monday 6th of July 2020 04:29Gustavo ParedesFrench Fourth Rate screw frigate 'La Pallas' (1861) (60)
Saturday 4th of July 2020 14:22Karen JamesHenry Morse Samson
Saturday 4th of July 2020 09:36Mark ThompsonBritish gunboat 'Gunboat No. 6' (1805) (3)
Friday 3rd of July 2020 00:38Albert ParkerJohn Midwinter (d.1753)
Wednesday 1st of July 2020 11:29Ray MiltonBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Conqueror' (1801) (74)