Recent updates

Recent Comments



Nominal Guns50ref:1669
NationalityOttoman Empire
OperatorState Navy
How acquiredPurpose builtref:1669
ShipyardRhodes - Dodecanese Islands ref:1669
CategoryFourth Rateref:1669
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1790ref:1669


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1667
Length of Gundeck40.25Meters132′ 0″ Imperial
Breadth12.13Meters39′ 9″ Imperial
Depth in Hold5.31Meters17′ 5″ Imperial
Burthen911Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1669
Length of Keel43.5Turkish Zirai32.594 (106′ 11″ Imperial)


1780Broadside Weight = 86.5 Turkish Okka (244.622 lbs 110.9622 kg)ref:1667
Lower Gun Deck22 Turkish 5-Okka Gun
Upper Gun Deck16 Turkish 3-Okka Gun
Quarterdeck6 Turkish 1.5-Okka Gun
Forecastle2 Turkish 3-Okka Gun

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1780400In 1718, the 43,5 zira galleons, sent to the Mediterranean Campaign, had 400 personnel. The staff size of galleons of this size (43.5 zira) was 400 sailors during the entire 18th century.ref:1667

Service History

19.7.1790Battle of Kerch Strait
8.9.1790Battle of Tendra


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

Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Tuesday 22nd of June 2021 04:23Michael
American Privateer sloop 'Charming Sally' (1776) (6) 1776-1777
American 6 Gun
Privateer Sloop
Tuesday 22nd of June 2021 01:26Gary Kett
British Sixth Rate ship 'Proteus' (1777) (26) 1777-1783
British 26 Gun
6th Rate Ship
Monday 21st of June 2021 19:10Tim Oakley
William Crosbie BrownriggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1802
Monday 21st of June 2021 09:36T. Oakley
Dutch corvette 'Scipio' (1797) (18) 1797-1807
Dutch 18 Gun
Unrated Corvette
Sunday 20th of June 2021 19:51Tim Oakley
Dutch corvette 'Scipio' (1797) (18) 1797-1807
Dutch 18 Gun
Unrated Corvette