Josif II -> 1790 Rozhdestrvo Khristovo

Nominal Guns80RWAS
OperatorBlack Sea
Keel Laid Down8.1786RWAS
How acquiredPurpose builtRWAS
ShipyardKherson RWAS
Constructor S. I. AfanaseyevRWAS
CategoryThird RateRWAS
Ship TypeShip of the Line RWAS
Sailing RigShip RiggedRWAS
Broken Up1800RWAS


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentRWAS
Length of Gundeck180' 0"Imperial Feet54.864 
Breadth49' 6"Imperial Feet14.9521 
Depth in Hold20' 3"Imperial Feet6.1722 


1788Broadside Weight = 890 Russian Artillery Pound (970.1 lbs 440.016 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck30 Russian 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 Russian 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 Russian 8-Pounder

1791Broadside Weight = 895.5 Russian Artillery Pound (976.095 lbs 442.7352 kg)RWAS
Lower Gun Deck28 Russian 36-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck2 Russian 1-Pood Edinorog (1767)
Upper Gun Deck24 Russian 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck4 Half-Pood Edinorog
Quarterdeck/Forecastle15 Russian 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle3 Russian 1/4-Pood Edinorog

2 Flag Officers

1789Rear-Admiral Marko VojnovicRWAS1790Vice-Admiral Fedor Fedorovich Ushakov (1744-1817)RWAS

Service History

15.3.1790Renamed Rozhdestrvo KhristovoRWAS
19.7.1790Battle of Kerch Strait
8.9.1790Battle of Tendra
11.8.1791Battle of Kaliakria
1794In the Black Sea then paid offRWAS


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