Melpomena

21241
Nominal Guns22RWAS
NationalityRussia
OperatorBaltic Sea
Keel Laid Down1805RWAS
Launched19.7.1806RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardSaint Petersburg - Russia RWAS
Ship ClassFlora ClassRWAS
Designed byG. S. IsakovRWAS
ConstructorG. S. IsakovRWAS
CategorySixth RateRWAS
Ship TypeCorvette RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1823RWAS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck106' 8"Imperial Feet32.3427 
Breadth28' 9 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold13' 10"Imperial Feet3.9624 

Armament


19.7.1806Broadside Weight = 198 Russian Artillery Pound (215.82 lbs 97.8912 kg)RWAS
Upper Gun Deck22 Russian 18-Pound Carronade

Service History


DateEventSource
7.1807Carried the Russian army payroll to PilauRWAS
1808In the BalticRWAS
1809Convoy duties in the BalticRWAS
1810Training duties in the BalticRWAS
1811Training duties in the BalticRWAS
1812Sailed to Great BritainRWAS
1813Returned to RussiaRWAS
1814In the BalticRWAS
1815In the BalticRWAS
1816In the BalticRWAS

 

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