Gorod Archangelsk (54)
Origin and History
The ship was built by I. V. James (И. В. Ямес) at the Solombalskaya dockyard in Arkhangelsk. It was the second (and the last) 54-gunner built 2 feet wider than her sister ships to make the passing of shallow banks nearby Arkhangelsk easier. The keel was laid down on September June 5, 1760 (May 25 old style, abbreviated O.S. in this article). She was launched on June 9, 1761 (May 29 O.S.). She was attached to the Fleet of the Baltic Sea.
During the Seven Years' War, the ship was under the command of:
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The ship was broken up in 1774 in Kronshtadt.
Service during the War
The design of most Russian ships of the line of this period still adhered tightly to the Shipbuilding Regulations issued by Peter the Great in 1723.
|Crew||no information found|
|Length at keel||34.75 m (114')|
|Length at gun deck||43.59 m (143')|
|Width||12.19 m (40')|
|Depth in Hold||5.05 m (16' 7”)|
|Displacement||no information found|
Roman Shlygin for the initial version of this article