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Nominal Guns64W006
NationalityDenmark
OperatorDano-Norwegian navy
Launched1784W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardUnknownW006
Ship ClassIndfødsretten Class (1776)W006
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the LineW006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured7.9.1807W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck158' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)49.6278 (153′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 0"Danish Fod (Feet)13.5063 (41′ 8″ Imperial)
Draught Aft19' 3"Danish Fod (Feet)5.9766 (18′ 5″ Imperial)
Burthen1016Danish Læster 

Armament


1784Broadside Weight = 516 Danish Pund (563.988 lbs 257.8968 kg)RN-JT
Lower Gun Deck26 Danish 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 Danish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 Danish 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1784559Design ComplementW006

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1776Kaptajnløjtnant
Ernst Wilhelm StiboltDanish
Naval Sailor
Ship Builder
Service 1763-1790
ref:1695

Service History


DateEventSource
11.10.1797Battle of Camperdown
2.4.1801Battle of Copenhagen
25.9.1806Took the Frigate
La Gloire (40) 1803-1806
French 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
off Ile d'Aix

10.1807Burnt as uselessW006

 

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