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Yaldızlı Şahin Kıçlı

Nominal Guns60ref:1668
NationalityOttoman Empire
OperatorState Navy
How acquiredPurpose builtref:1668
CategoryThird Rateref:1668
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:540
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:540
Blown Up1749ref:1668


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1667
Length of Gundeck46.17Meters151′ 5″ Imperial
Breadth12.51Meters41′ 0″ Imperial
Depth in Hold5.24Meters17′ 2″ Imperial
Burthen1136Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1668
Length of Keel51Turkish Zirai38.658 (126′ 9″ Imperial)


1740Broadside Weight = 157 Turkish Okka (443.996 lbs 201.3996 kg)ref:1667
Lower Gun Deck2 Turkish 1/2-Kantar Gun
Lower Gun Deck24 Turkish 7-Okka Gun
Upper Gun Deck24 Turkish 3-Okka Gun
Quarterdeck8 Turkish 3-Okka Gun
Forecastle2 Turkish 3-Okka Gun

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1724600In 1718, the 51 zira galleons of the same size, sent to the Mediterranean Campaign, had 600 personnel.ref:1667

Notes on Ship


Probably the half kantar cannon is not the usual armament of this galleon. If the ships allocated to the Ottoman Admirals did not have a kantar cannon, they would be temporarily given two half kantar cannon.


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