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Sweden Archipelago Navy or “Army Navy  c.1750 to 1790 (also other galley ships from c.1700)

In year of 1756 galley fleet was seperated in own navy (Army Navy or Archipelago Navy).
Archipelago navy main task was support the land forces


Built = V=Västervik, S=Stockholm, K=Karlskrona, N=Norrköping, G=Göteborg, T=Tyresiö,
L=Ladugårdslandet, Li=Lidingö, Ka=Kalmar, Sk=Skäggenäs, Sv= Sveaborg, Str=Stralsund,
St=Stettin, Su=Sundsvall, R=Rolfsåvarvet, Dg=Djurgårdsvarvet, O=Otterbäcken, H=Hernösands varvet
Gv=Gävle varvet, Ny=Nyslott, B=Blasie varvet, Kh= Karlshamn varvet, D=Dorpat


Note : some ship, like frigates, and brigantines are in frigate section.
Cannon sluup and cannon yawls has not listed all in here

Archipelago Navy ships number 1756-1790 :

Type

1756

1765

1777

1788

1790

frigate

2

2

2

2

2

archipelago frigate

-

7

14

20

17

galley

59

45

31

29

27

half galley

4

3

-

-

-

canon sluup

-

-

12

27

127

canon yawls

-

-

-

2

87

total

65

57

59

80

260

Total Army ships in 1790 (ships type in orginal name)

Place

Skärg-
fregatter

Pråm,
kutterbr.,
schebecker

skonertar,
jakter

galärer

kanon-
slupar

kanon-
jollar

mörsar-
fartyg

barkasser

aviso-
fartyg

chefsbåt,
adjutjollar

proviant-
båtar,
vatten-
båtar

ammun-
sjuk,
transp.-
båtar

total

Gävle

-

-

-

-

18

-

-

-

-

1

3

-

22

Öregrund

-

-

-

-

8

-

-

-

-

1

1

-

10

Stockholm

1

1

-

4

10

-

4

-

-

4

6

10

40

Nörrköping/
Kalmar

-

-

-

-

-

9

-

-

-

-

-

-

9

Västervik

2

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

4

Marstrand

-

-

-

-

17

-

-

-

-

3

3

2

25

Stralsund

-

2

-

-

24

14

-

2

-

1

-

-

43

Finland

12

1

2

23

50

64

4

13

6

3

14

4

196

total

15

4

2

27

127

87

8

15

8

13

27

16

349


CANNON LIST 1790

Gun size

number

36 pdr.

76

24 pdr.

255

18 pdr.

139

12 pdr.

338

6 pdr.

44

4 pdr.

12

3 pdr. (“nickhakar”)

1221

2 pdr. (“nickhakar”)

962

40/60 pdr. mortar

8

total

3055

36 pdr. gun have crew 12-men, and 24 pdr. 10-men, and 18 pdr. 7-men.

Galley type ships 1700-1809

Ship Name

Years

Built

Type

Length

Beam

Depth

Draught
(fore/aft)

Oars
Pairs

Crew

Tons

Guns
n=nickor (swivel)

Stövaren

1702-?

K

halfgalley

40

10

?

4

7 or
9

?

?

4-8
Still listed 1719.

Victoria

1702-1719

G

galley

(70)

(14)

?

(5)

?

?

50

2x12, 8x2n
BU 1719.

Mjöhunden

1703-?

K

halfgalley

45

10

?

4

7 or
9

?

?

4-8
still listed 1719.

Narva

1703-1704

D

galley

?

?

?

?

12

?

c.40

Taken by Russians.

Bellona

1704-1719

G

galley

70

14

?

5

13

?

50

2x12, 6x12?, 8x2n
Lost in action.

Anna Regina/
Proserpina (1713)

1705-1716

G

galley

?

?

?

?

13

?

?

1x36, 13x8n
Taken by Danish.

Wrede

1706-1716
1716-1719

G

galley

?

?

?

?

?

?

c.360

2x36, 8x12, 6x2n
2x36,8x12n,2x6,8x3n,6x2n
sunk 1716, but salvaged.
Lost in action 1719.

Ulrika  /
Lucretia (1713)

1707-1716
1717-1745

G

galley

72

16

?

4-6

14

?

53

2x12, 10x2n
Taken by Danish, retaken.

Delfinen

1713-1722

H

galley

70

14

?

5

14

?

50

2x8, 10x2

Gripen

1713-1714

Gv

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3
Taken by Russians.

Gäddan

1713-1714

S

galley

70

14

?

5

14

?

50

2x8, 10x2

Laxen
(Braxen)

1713-1714

Gv

galley

70

14

?

5

14

?

50

2x8, 10x2
Taken by Russians.

Pelikanen

1713-1730

H

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3

Phoenix

1713-1725

S

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3

Svanen

1713-1725

S

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3
Deleted from list 1725.

Svärdfisken

1713-1743

S

galley

70

14

?

5

14

?

50

2x8, 6x2

Tranan

1713-1714

S

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3
Taken by Russians.

Valfisken

1713-1714

S

galley

70

14

?

5

14

?

50

2x8, 6x2

Örnen

1713-1714

S

galley

100

20

?

6

15

?

123

2x18, 14x3
Taken by Russians.

Achilles

1714-1716

G

galley
(halfgalley)

63

?

?

?

13

?

35

1x6, 4x2
Taken by Danish.

Castor

1714-1719

G

halfgalley/
brigantine

53

11

?

3

10

?

20

1x6, 2x4n.
Lost in action

Hektor

1714-1716

G

halfgalley/
brigantine

63

?

?

?

13

?

35

1x6, 4x2

Paltox (prize)

1714-1725

Russia

galley

90

15

?

4

15

?

c.55

3x12, 6x2

Sudox (prize)

1714-1725

Russia

galley

90

15

?

4

15

?

c.55

3x12, 4x2

Storken (prize)

1715-1721

Russia

galley

(90)

(15)

?

(4)

15

?

c.55

?

Ulysses

1715-1716

G

galley

92-6
88d

19-3
17-10d

?

?
3/3-6d

20

?

87(110)

1x18, 4x4, 18x3n
Taken by Danish.

Carolus

1717-1719

R

galley

160

32

?

10

30

?

510

3x36, 2x18, 4x12, 44xnickor

Draken

1717-1730

S

galley

90

15

?

4

15

?

55

1x12, 2x8, 10x3
BU 1730.

Framfuss

1717-1740

R

halfgalley/
brigantine

65

15

?

4

15

?

39

2x12, 4x8, 8x3, 8x2n.
deleted list 1740.

Greve Mörner

1717-1719

G

galley

160

32

?

10

30

?

510

3x36, 2x18, 4x12, 44xnickor

Jungfrun

1717- >1740

S

galley

90

15

?

4

15

?

55

1x12, 2x8, 10x3

Kräftan

1717- >1740

S

galley

90

15

?

4

15

?

55

1x12, 2x8, 10x3

Lovisa (prize)
(ex Danish Lovisa 1710)

1717-1719

Den-
mark

galley

?

?

?

?

?
16 d

?

?

7-9 guns (12 pdr. max)

Luren

1717-1729

R

halfgalley/
brigantine

65

15

?

4

15

?

39

2x12, 4x8, 8x3, 8x2n.
sunk 1729.

Prins Fredrik av Hessen

1717-1719

R

galley

160

32

?

10

30

?

510

9x? (3x36, 2x18, 4x12)

Stå Bra

1717-1719

G

galley

160

32

?

10

30

?

510

3x36, 2x18, 4x12, 44xnickor

Uppassaren

1717-1729

R

halfgalley/
brigantine

65

15

?

4

15

?

39

2x12, 4x8, 8x3, 8x2n.
sunk 1729.

Cassel

1718-1718

S

galley/pråm

160

28

?

9

?

?

400

3x6?, 2x8, 38x2
converted to Pråm  while building.

Prins Karl  (prize)

1719-1719

Den-
mark

galley

?

?

?

?

?
16 d

?

?

?

Prins christian (prize)

1719-1725

Den-
mark

galley

?

?

?

?

14 ?
16 d

?

?

2x12, 10x2
Deleted from list 1725.

Horn

1720-1761

S

galley

?

?

?

?

20

?

140

1x24, 2x6, 26x2

A

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

2x12, 10x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

Ankan

1721-1730

V

galley

66

13

?

4

11

?

35

3x6, 10x2
BU 1730.

B

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

2x12, 10x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

Beständig

1721-1752
(1721-55)

S

galley

70

14

?

5

16
(20)

?

50
(140)

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

C

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

1x6, 12x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

D

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

1x6, 12x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

Dockan

1721-1730

Dg

galley

110

22

?

5

15

?

120
(50)

2x12, 10x2
BU 1729/30.

E

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

1x6, 12x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

F

1721-1721

Su

galley

?

?

?

?

11

?

35

1x6, 12x2
Unnamed, lost while building.

Flink och Färdig

1721-1742

N

galley

70

14

?

5

(14)
(20)

?

50
(140)

1x18, 2x8, 27x3
rebuilt 1729. wrecked 1742.

Gåsen

1721-1730

V

galley

66

13

?

4

11

?

35

3x6, 10x2
BU 1730.

Hurtig

1721-1752

T

galley

110

22

?

5

18

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Lustig

1721-1752

T

galley

110

22

?

5

18

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Näsvis

1721-1742

L

galley

110

22

?

5

18

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3
wrecked 1742.

Ormen

1721-1743

V

galley

110

22

?

5

18

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Prins Georg

1721-1735

G

galley

130

23

?

8

20

?

240

2x24, 4x6, 18xn
BU 1734/5.

Rosen

1721-1730

S

galley

110

22

?

5

15

?

120

2x12, 10x2
BU 1729/30.

Snäll

1721-1752
(1721-55)

S

galley

110

22

?

5

18
(15)

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Stå Bi

1721-1758

N

galley

70

14

?

5

16
(20)

?

50
(140)

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Tövä Litet

1721-1753

S

galley

110

22

?

5

18

?

120

1x18, 2x8, 27x3
Sold 1753.

Vaksam

1721-1758

S

galley

?

?

?

?

16
(20)

?

50
(140)

1x18, 2x8, 27x3

Castor II

1725-1753

G

halfgalley

65-6

14-8

?

3-8

?

?

36

1x4, 4x2

Pollux

1725-1753

G

halfgalley

60

12-6

?

3-8

?

?

30

1x4, 2x4n

Wellingk/
Véllingk

1725-1758

S
(V)

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2

Dücker

1726-1769

V

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2

Greve Meijerfelt

1726-1765

G

galley

118

19

?

6-3

(18)

?

140

2x12, 4x3n

Lidingö

1726-1758

Li

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2

Tessin

1726-1782
(1726-86)

V

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2
2x12, 19x3n, 6x2n

Cronhielm

1727-1743
(1725-55)

S

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2

Stadsvarvet

1727-1758
(1725-58)

S

galley

118

(19)

?

(6-3)

18

?

140

1x24, 2x8, 22x2

Ulysses

1727-1755

G

halfgalley

77

17-9

?

5-2

?

?

72

1x6, 4x3n

Greve Sparre

1730-1774

S

galley

140

19

5-11

7

22

89+(c.200)

190

1x24, 4x4, 26x2
1x24, 2x6, 17x3n

Banér

1736-1761

S

galley

120

19

?

6

16

?

130

1x16, 2x6, 23x2

Lagerberg

1737-1761

S

galley

120

19

?

6

16

?

130

1x16, 2x6, 23x2

Greve Gyllenborg

1738-1765

G

galley

112

19

?

5-3

?

?

110

1x12, 2x6, 16x3n

Greve Taube

1738-1765

G

galley

120

19-3

?

5-6

?

?

125

1x18, 2x6, 16x3n

Nordenstråle

1738-1743

S

galley

140

19

?

7

22

?

190

1x24, 2x4, 23x2

Cabilleau

1739-1759
(1739-76)

S

halfgalley

72
74

13
13

?
4-8

5
4-9

14

?

48

1x8, 12x2
1x6, 4x3n, 8x2n

Delphin

1739-1776
(1742-76)

S

halfgalley

72
74

13
13

?
4-8

5
4-9

14

?

48

1x8, 12x2

Greve Cronstedt

1739-1765

G

galley

120

19-3

?

5-6

?

?

125

1x18, 2x6, 16x3n

Passop

1739-?

Ny

galley

72

13

?

5

?

?

48

1x8, 9x2

Stören

1739-1743
(1739-69)

S

halfgalley

72
74

13
13

?
4-8

5
4-9

14

?

48

1x8, 12x2
1x6, 13x2n

Svärdfisken

1739-1776

S

halfgalley

72
74

13
13

?
4-8

5
4-9

14

?

48

1x6, 4x3n, 8x2n

Von Löwen

1739-1787

S

galley

120

19

?

6

18

?

130

1x16, 2x6, 23x2n
1x18, 2x6, 21x3n

Väktaren

1739-?

Ny

galley

72

13

?

5

?

?

48

1x8, 9x2

Adlerfelt

1742-1774

S

galley

140

19

?

7

18

?

190

1x24, 2x4, 23x?
1x24, 2x6, 17x3n

De la Gardie

1742-1766
(1736-61)

S

galley

140

19

?

7

20

?

190

1x24, 2x4, 23x2

Wrangel

1742-1762

G

galley

120

19-3

?

5-6

?

?

125

1x18, 2x6, 16x3n

Åkerhielm

1742-1774
(1739-74)

S

galley

140

19

?

7

22

?

190

1x24, 2x4, 23x2
1x24, 2x6, 19x3n

Stockholm

1748-1827

S

galley

135
135

21
20

?

6-3/8-3
8

20

?


230

1x18, 2x6, 19x3n
1x18, 2x8, 23x2

Svärdsorden

1748-1827

S

galley

134

20-6

?

6-3/8-3

20

?

225

1x24, 2x6, 19x3n

Armfeldt

1749-1817

O

galley

74

14

?

4

?

?

c.45

1x12, 16x2

Blekinge

1749-1781

K

galley

140

21

?

7/8

22

(310)

235

1x24, 2x6, 25x3

Cedercreutz

1749-1789

Dg

galley

130

21

?

7

20

?

190

1x24, 2x6, 23x2(3n)
Taken by Russians 1789.

Dalarna

1749-1790

Ka

galley

130

20-3

?

7-9

20

?

205

1x24, 2x6, 23x3n
Taken by Russians 1790.

Ehrenpreutz

1749-1790

S

galley

140

21

?

7/8-6

22

(310)

250

1x24, 2x6, 19x3n
Run aground 1790.

Ekeblad

1749-1790

S

galley

140

21

?

7/8-6

22

(310)

250

1x24, 2x6, 25x3n
Taken by Russians 1790.

Halland

1749-1821

V

galley

127-9

20-3

?

7/8

20

?

205

1x24, 2x6, 23x3n

Helsingland

1749-1833

Dg

galley

130

21

?

5-3/7-3

20

?

200

1x24, 2x6, 19x3n

Jämtland

1749-1820

Dg

galley

130

20-6

?

5-3/7-3

20

?

190

1x24, 2x6, 19x3n

Jönköping

1749-1774

K

galley

130

21

?

7

20

?

190

1x24, 2x6, 17x3n

Kalmar

1749-1810

Ka

galley

130

20-3

?

6/7-9

20

?

205

1x24, 2x6, 23x3n

Karlshamn

1749-1770

Kh

galley

130

21

?

7