Christian VII -> 1799 Provesteen

Christian den Syvende
Nominal Guns90W006
OperatorDano-Norwegian navy
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardCopenhagen W006
Constructor KrabbeW006
CategorySecond RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sunk in Action1801/04/02W006


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck182' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)57.1662 (176′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth49' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)15.3909 (47′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)6.5961 (20′ 4″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1767849 W006

Commanding Officers

1801KaptajnL. F. Lassen

Commissioned Officers

1801 - 1801/04/02SekondløjtnantMichael Johan Petronius BilleEWIKI

Service History

1799Refitted as a 52 gun Fourth Rate Ship
1799Renamed Provesteen
1801/04/02Battle of Copenhagen


W006 Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site

Previous comments on this page

Posted by TopNard on Thursday 20th of October 2016 14:32

28-36,28-18,26-12,8-6 (90guns)

58= as a blockship 1799.
28-36, 28-24, and 525 men.

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