Üç Kantarlı

Nominal Guns66ref:817
NationalityOttoman Empire
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down1733ref:817
How acquiredPurpose builtref:817
ShipyardIstanbul ref:817
CategoryThird Rateref:817
National RateKebir Kalyon (large galleon)
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last knownUnknownref:817


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:817
Length of Keel55.5Turkish Zirai41.6735 (136′ 8″ Imperial)

Notes on Ship


The 'üç kantarlı' was a type of ship specifically designed to mount huge '3-kantar' guns (which fired marble shot weighing 3 kantar or 336 pounds). This particular 'üç kantarlı' did not received an individual name. Constriuction began in late June or early July 1733.


ref:817 Sultanın KalyonlarıJusuf Alperen AydınBook

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