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Ships 1650-1699 (max 500 t. 1650-78, and under 700 t. 1679-99)
(letter ”d” mean Danish dimensions, and RB = Rebuilt or great modifications)

SOURCES :

1."List of men-of-war 1650-1700 Part III"
2. "Svenska Flottans Historia" VOL.1-2
3.
"Forum Navale" Nr. 25 (Lars O.Berg, Karolinsk flotta)
4. "Svenskt skepps byggeri"
5.
Jan Glete
6. Jan-erik Karlsson Home page (http://www.fatburen.org/jan-erik.karlsson/ftgidx.htm)

 

Ship name /
Also called

Years

Built

Fate / Notice / Gun sizes
(m.=stormstycken=assaultgun)

Guns

Length

Beam

Draught

Ton.
*Glete

Crew /
(Year)

Postryttaren

1650-1663
(1649-63)

Stockholm

Given away 1663.

10

?

?

?

125*

?

Elefanten
(flöjt)

1651-1654

Stockholm

Given away 1654. 

10-20

113

26-8

?

?

? (53)

Fenix /
Phoenix

1651-1703

Stockholm

Rebuilt 1675(1688).
Powder hulk 1698.
Fireship 1700.
Powder hulk 1703. 
30-guns (234 lb.) in 1657.
Guns: 20-12,8-6,2-3=30 in 10/1658.
18-12, 2-8, 4-6, 8-3, 2-2 (1675)
34-guns (1677).

30-40

102

RB
103-3

24

RB
26

12

RB
13

400*

RB
c.450

111 (1657)
105 (1658)
150 (1677)

Jägaren
(scout)

1652-1676

Stockholm

Accidentally blown up 1676. 
Guns: 18-10,2-6,6-3=26 in 10/1658.
18-4, 8-2 (1675)

18-26

90-6

22-6

11

250*

70 (1658)

Delfin

1655-1659

Göteborg

Last mentioned 1658/9.

14

102

38?
(28)

?

200*

?

(Förgylda) Gripen
(bojort)

1655-1680

Stockholm

Aground, and sold 1680.

6-8

?

?

?

?

25 (1677)

(Förgylda) Lejonet
(frigate)

1655-1655
(1654-55)

Stockholm ?

Wrecked 1655.

?

?

?

?

100/
150*

?

Mjöhunden
(bojort)

1656-1680

Kaseburg

Sold 1680.

10-16

?

?

?

100*

?

Ulvsund
(jakt-kreiare)

1656-1663

Kungsör

Wrecked 1663.

4

?

?

?

?

?

Fly Opp
(bojort)

1657-1675
(bought)

Holland

Wrecked 1675.

8

?

?

?

?

?

Fortuna (bojort)

1657-1680

Holland
(bought)

Wrecked, and given away 1680.
Börjeson: 1659-1680.

10

?

?

?

>100

50 (1677)

Fortuna
(ex Endräkt)
(galllion)

1657-1658
(bought)

Holland
Wismar?
(bought)

Lost off Copenhagen 1658.

8

?

?

?

>100

?

Fågel Struts
(pinass)

1657-1674

Wolgast

Sunk 1674.

14-20

?

?

?

200*

?

Gäddan
(ex Makalös)

1657-1658

(bought)?
Wismar?

Lost in action 1658.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Höken

1657-1672

?

Possibble same ship that was in 1644.
Not in Glete list.
Out of list c.1672. 
guns: 4-12,10-10,4-6,4-3 (8/1658).

22-28

100-6

23

?

?

91(1658)

Jägaren/
(Hollands/ Lille) Jägaren
(bojort)

1657-1677

Holland
(bought) ?

Taken by Danish 1677.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Maria / Sankt Maria

1657-1659

?

Fireship in 1659.

4-16

?

?

?

?

?

Nikolaus
(frigate/bojort)

1657-1678

Stralsund

Out of list c.1678. 

24-28

?

?

?

?

?

Halvmånen

1657-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660. 
Guns: 4-12,10-8,10-6,4-3=28 in 10/1658.
26-guns (138 lb.) in 1658.  

26-28

102

24

12

500*

133 (1658)
90 (1658)

Sankt Johannes /
Stralsunds Johannes

1657-1658
1659-1660

 (hired)

Taken by Danish prisoners-of-war 1658.
Retaken 1659.
Returned to owners 1660. 
150 Last.  

20-24

?

?

?

500*

?

Oxen

1657-1658

 (hired)

Out of list c.1658. 
22-guns (96 lb.) in 1658.

22

?

?

?

400*

115 (1658)

Leoparden /
Lilla Leoparden

1657-1658

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1658. 
16-guns (78 lb.) in 1657)

16

?

?

?

400*

107 (1658)

Göteborgs (Kalmar) Kastell /
Kastellet

1657-1659

 (hired)

Founderd 1659.
Guns: 4-14,12
-12,10-6,6-3=32 in 10/1658.

32

110-6

26-6

13

500*

150 (1658)

Fenix

1657-1659

 (hired)

Driven ashore and lost 1659. 
30-guns (184 lb.) in 1658.
200 Last.

28-30

?

?

?

500*

127 (1658)

Rosen /
Förgylda Rosen

1658-1658

 (hired)

Captured by Dutch 1658.
Guns: 4-24,12-12,4-8,12-6,8-3=40
in 10/1658. 

32-40

112-6

28-6

14

500*

116 (1658)

Nättelbladet

1658-?

 (hired)

30

?

?

?

?

?

Fortuna

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660. 
250 Last. 

26-30

?

?

?

500*

?

Stocholms-Skeppet

1658-?

 (hired)

Real name unknown.

28

?

?

?

?

?

Måsen /
Förgylda Måsen

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660. 

24-30

?

?

?

500*

?

Fortuna

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660. 

24-30

?

?

?

500*

?

Gåsen

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660.  

24

?

?

?

?

?

Hoppet /
Göteborg -Hoppet

1658-1659

 (hired)

Captured by Danes 1659.
200 Last. 

12-24

?

?

?

300?

?

Jupiter

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660.  

24

?

?

?

?

?

Solen

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660.
160 Last.  

20-24

?

?

?

400*

?

Ängeln

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660.  

24

?

?

?

500*

?

Hoppet /
Stocholms-Hoppet

1658-?

 (hired)

24

?

?

?

500*

?

Muskatenbom

1658-?

 (hired)

?
200 Last. 

20

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Jakob

1658-1659

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1659. 

20

?

?

?

400*

?

Vapen von Viborg

1658-?

 (hired)

20

?

?

?

?

?

Jonas

1658-1658

 (hired)

Betrayed to Danes by Dutch commander 1658.

20

?

?

?

500*

?

Falken /
Förgylda Falken /
Göteborgs Falken

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660. 
Guns: 6-12,14-6,4-3=24 in 10/1658.  

12-24

100

23

11

400*

133 (1658)

Ångermanland

1658-1660

 (hired)

Returned to owners 1660.
Guns: 18-10,2-6=20 (10/1658)   

14-20

102

23

12

400*

102 (1658)

Liefde

1658-?

 (hired)

?

16

?

?

?

?

?

Dragendorpt

1658-?

 (hired)

?

14

?

?

?

?

?

Gripen /
Danska Gripen

1658-?

 (hired)

?

14

?

?

?

?

?

Danske Gripen
(ex Gribben)

1658-1658/9

(prize)

Danish prize Griben 1618.
Fireship 1658/9.
60 läst.

8-16d

?

?

?

250*

?

Danske Svarta Hunden

1658-1659

(prize)

Danish prize.
Retaken by Danish 1659.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Falken /
Danska Falken 

1658-1664 

(prize) 

Ex Danish "Graa Falk" (18), built 1652.
Last mentioned 1664.
(Sold 1664.) 

16-32 

?

?

?

200?*

Falken / Lilla Falken

1658-1665

?

Out of list c.1665. 

24

?

?

?

?

?

Sjöblad  

1658-1663 

(prize) 

Ex Danish "søbladet" (12), built 1647.
Out of list c.1663.

18 

?

?

?

200?*

Spes

1658-1663

 (prize)

Danish prize.
Wrecked 1663.

12

?

?

?

>100

?

Svan / Svanen/ Danska Svan /
Hvita Svan

1658-1679 

(prize) 

Ex Danish ship.
Fireship in 1676. Out of list c.1679. 

10 

?

?

?

200?*

Frankrike
(bojort)

1659-?

(prize)

Dutch prize.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Marsvinet
(bojort)

1659-1674

?

First mentioned 1659.
Wrecked 1674.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Monikendam

1659-1676

(prize)

Ex Dutch "Monnikendam" (28)
built 1640. Lighter 1676.
I calculated c. 400 t. displacement.

36-42

116 d

26,5 d

10 d

500*

?

Holländska Prinsen

1659-1660

(prize)

Ex Dutch "Prins Wilhelm" (28) built 1658.Returned 1660.

28

?

?

?

?

?

Kuriska Ängeln

1659-1667/8

(prize)

Ex Courland ship.
Deleted from list 1667/68.

?

?

?

?

500?*

Neptunus

1659-1659

(prize)

Ex Courland ship.
Sunk? 1659.

(30)

?

?

?

450?*

?

Recompens

1659-1662

(prize)

Ex Courland ship. Wrecked 1662.

(c.20)

101-6

25

?

350*

?

Sankt Johannes

1659-?

(prize)

Danish Prize.

20

?

?

?

?

?

Hollands Tuin /
Hollands Flöjten

1659-1671

(prize)

Danish prize. Wrecked 1671.

10/12

?

?

?

?

?

Resande Man
(ship)

1659-1660

?

Famous Swedish “treasure ship” which had
cargo of gold, and silver coins to Polish King
,so that he come to the Swedish side
of the
war against Russia
.
Sunk at Stockholm arcipelago 1660.
Most of the canons raised in the 1660s.
wreck was relocated in 2009, but not until
2012
it began to be explored.

22

c.25-27 m

c.7m

?

c.300

?

Hanö (ex Struss)
(bojort)

1660-1680

Bodekull

Out of list c.1680.

10-12

77

16

?

100*

?

Hjorten
(bojort)

1660-1661

Stralsund

Accidentally burnt 1661.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Jonas
(gallion)

1660-1677

Bodekull

Out of list c.1677.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Låland
(bojort)

1660-1664

Låland

Out of list c.1664.
25 L.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Madam (flöjt)

1660-1666

Bodekull

Wrecked 1666.

10

110

?

?

?

?

Margareta (ex Struss)
(flöjt)

1660-1676

Bodekull

Taken by Danish 1676.
Börjeson:1661-85, Unseaworthy 1685.

12

84-4

?

?

125?*

?

Solen
(bojort/struss)

1660-1674

Stralsund

Condemned 1674.

?

?

?

?

?

?

(lille) Jupiter (ex Struss)

1661-1666

Göteborg

Wrecked 1666.

14-16

?

?

?

150?*

?

Rafael/
Raphael (ex Struss)
(bojort)

1661-1677

Göteborg

Out of list c.1677.

18

?

?

?

125?*

?

Jägaren/
Lilla Jägaren
(bojort)

1662-1680
(1677-80)

Pomerania ?

Glete: 1677-80.
Sold 1680.

4

?

?

?

?

?

Appelbom
(bojort9

1664-1666

?

Out of list c.1666.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Postiljon (frigate)

1664-1692

Göteborg

Lengthened to 94 ft. in 1674.
1683 fireship.
To be sunk 1692.
Guns:14-4,4-3,4-1 (1675)

22-24

80
94 (RB)

20

?


200/
250*

?

Hjorten
(gallion)

1666-?

(bought)

?

?

?

?

?

?

?

Måsen
(gallion)

1666-1686

Holland
(bought)

Sold 1686.

4-8

?

?

?

>100

?

Posthornet
(gallion)

1666-1679

Holland
(bought)

Wrecked 1679.

6-8

?

?

?

>100

?

Råbocken
(gallion)

1666-1679

?

Mentioned 1666-1679.

2-8

?

?

?

>100

20 (1677)

Havsörn
(skuta)

1669-1677

?

still mentioned 1677.

4

?

?

?

?

?

Karlshamn (struss)(frigate)

1669-1676
1677-1685

Karlshamn

Captured by Danish 1676,
but recaptured in 1677.
Wrecked 1685.

18

?

?

?

?

?

Lejonet
(Yacht)

1669-1686

Amsterdam
(bought)?

Royal Yacht.
Out of list c.1686.
Dimensions from Witsen.

?

59

16-8

?

?

?

Medelpad (transport)

1669-1670

Medelpad

Wrecked 1670.

12

?

?

?

 

?

Uttern (small frigate)

1672-1681

Medelpad

Condemned 1681.
Guns : 4-6, 12-3, 4-2, 4-1 (1675)

24-30

90

21-6

?

250*

Ekorren (bojort)

1674-1677

(bought)

Captured by Brandenburgers 1677.

6-12

?

?

?

>100

26 (1677)

Fredrika Amalia

1674-1694

Stockholm

Sunk 1694.
Guns:8-6,10-4,4-3,10-2 (1675)

32-36

102-6
102

24

?

300*

150 (1677)

Enhorn

1674-1676

(hired)

Bought 1676. Captured by Bradenburgers 1676.

16-20

?

?

?

?

?

Trumslagaren

1674-1679

(hired)

Returned to owners 1679.
150 Last.
18-guns (1677).

18-34

?

?

?

400*

130(1677)

Caritas

1675-1676

(hired)

Built 1667.
Captured by Danes 1676. 
160 Last.

30-36

96
87-6d

25
23-9d

?
9-6d

350*

?

Constantia

1675-1676

(hired)

Built 1672. Burnt by Danes 1676.
200 Last.

12-32

?

?

?

500*

?

Elisabeth

1675-1680

(hired)

Returned to owners 1680.
150 Last. 

12-18

?

?

?

400*

?

Göteborgs Falken

1675-1677

(hired)

Last mentioned 1677.
100 Last 

18-24

105

?

?

c.300

?

Göteborgs Kastell /
Kastellet

1675-?

(hired)

Not afterwards mentioned.
130 Last.

24

?

?

?

c.400

?

Järnvågen

1675-1676

(hired)

Built 1659.captured by Danes 1676. 
170 Last.

24-28

?

?

?

500*

?

(Store) Konung David

1675-1680

(hired)

Built 1662. Returned to owners 1680. 
32-guns (1677).

30-32

?

?

?

400*

140 (1677)

Konung Salomon /
Salomon

1675-1677

(hired)

Returned to owners 1677.
150 Last. 

18-30

120

?

?

c.450

?

Leoparden

1675-1676

(hired)

Fireship in 1676, and captured by bradenburgers 1676.
170 Last. 

20-28

?

?

?

500*

?

Lilla Fortuna (bojort)

1675-1677

(hired)

Out of list c.1677.

6-12

?

?

?

?

29 (1677)

Pärlan

1675-1679

(hired)

Built 1673. Returned to owners 1679.
200 Last.

18-28

?

?

?

500*

100 (1677)

Salvator

1675-1680

(hired)

Returned to owners 1680.
200 Last.
32-guns (1677).
(Barfod=22-guns). 

28-38
(22)

?

?

?

500*

140 (1677)

Sankt Anna

1675-?

(hired)

32

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Jakob

1675-1679

(hired)

Returned to owners 1679.
160 Last. 

?

?

?

?

c.450

?

Sankt Johannes Evangelista
(fluit)

1675-1676

(hired)

Last mentioned 1676. 
100 Last

24

90

?

?

300*

?

Svenska Björn /
Björnen

1675-1679

(hired)

Last mentioned 1679.
150 Last.

28

?

?

?

c.450

?

Helsingfors

1676-1678

(hired)

Last mentioned 1678 (returned?). 

32-40

?

?

?

500*

?

Konung David /
Lilla Konung David

1677-1680

(hired)

Wrecked 1679-80.

10

?

?

?

300*

?

Abraham
(ex Abrahams Offrande)
(frigate)

1675-1680

Gotland
(bought)

Launched 1674.
Swedish merchant.
Sold 1680. 
Guns : 16-8, 4-6, 8-4, 6-2, 2-1 (1675)

30-44

100

24

?

300*

?

Björnen (pram)

1675-1677

?

Fireship, and expended 1677.

10

?

?

?

?

?

Gröna Jagaren (scout)

1675-1676

(bought)

Accidentally blown up 1676.

12

?

?

?

?

?

Kaparen
(ex St Jakob)

1675-1679

(prize)

Danish prize, privateer.
Last mentioned 1679.

8

?

?

?

>100

?

Konung David (bojort)

1675-1676

(bought) ?

Captured by Danes 1676.

6-10

72d

19-3d

8-9d

c.200

?

Maria/
St Maria
(bojort)

1675-1676

(merchant)?

Captured by Bradenburgers 1676.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Saltsäcken (kreiare)

1675-1675

Medelpad

Wrecked 1675.

12

?

?

?

 

?

Sjöhästen
(yacht)

1675?-1676

Stockholm ?

Taken by Danish 1676.

6-8

?

?

?

>100

?

Sjöman/ Sjömannen
(bojort)

1675-1679

(bought) ?

Merchant ?
Custom 1679.

4-10

?

?

?

>100

20 (1677)

St Johannes

1675/6-1680

(merchant)?

Sold 1680.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Sundsvall

1675-?

Medelpad

Mentioned 1675.
There is exist ship logbook in war archive.

32

?

?

?

?

?

Tre Bröder

1675/6-1676

(Dutch)?

Last mentioned 1676.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Venus
(yacht)

1675-1677

Göteborg ?

Taken by Danish 1677.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Anna Margareta
(bojort)

1676-1676

(bought)

Taken by Danish 1676.

6

?

?

?

>100

?

Diana
(gallion)

1676-1677

Göteborg ?

Taken by Danish 1677.

?

?

?

?

60

?

Karlshamn

1676-1698

Karlshamn

Sunk 1698.

12

?

?

?

?

?

Delfin (frigate)

1677-1705

Stockholm

Rebuilt 1688.
Fireship 1700.
Condemned 1705. 

22-26

98
98

25
25

11
9

300*
283

120(1700)

Elisabeth (transport)

1677-?

?

?

12

?

?

?

?

?

Björn (fireship)

1677-1677

?

Expended 1677.

10

?

?

?

?

?

Gröna(Flygande) Draken

1677-1677

(merchant)?

Taken by Danish 1677.

?

?

?

?

>100

?

Fama
(lätt frigate)

1678-1712

Kalmar

Rebuilt 1696.
Fireship 1709.
Burnt to avoid capture 1712.
Guns:6-6, 10-4

16

82

18

8

150*
152

46(1700)

Kastor/Castor
(lätt frigate/yacht)

1678-1689

Kalmar

Wrecked 1689.

12-16

82

18

8

125*
152

?

Pollux
(lätt frigate)

1678-1679

Kalmar

Wrecked 1679.

16

82

18

8

150*
152

?

Stenbocken
(frigate)

1679-1718

Stockholm

Blockship 1713(1716). Sunk 1718.
Guns:10-18,4-12,10-3

24-40

114

29-6

13-6

550*

190(1700)

Hedvig Eleonora/
Hedvig
(yacht)

1680-1720

?

Unseaworthy.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Makrillen
(yacht)

1682-?

Kalmar

?

?

?

?

?

?

?

No.15
(kits)

1683-?

?

?

?

?

?

?

?

?

Falken
(lätt frigate)

1684-1705
(1689-05)

Stralsund

1684-1705 (Glete).
Sunk 1705.
Guns:20-8, 6-3

26

100

26-6

11

350*
375

120(1700)

Jungfrun
(katt)

1684-1700

Österbotten

Discarded, unrigged and sink 1700.
List of men war: 1686-99.

2

c.25m

?

?

?

?

Riga (frigate)

1684-1704

Riga

Sunk 1704.
Guns:16-18,16-6 

24-32

120
121

30
30

10
10

500*
780

170(1700)

Sankt Andreas
(kreiare)

1684-1696

?

Sunk 1696.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Jacobus Minor
(kreiare)

1684-1688

?

Wrecked 1688.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Mathias
(kreiare)

1684-1698

?

Sunk 1698.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Judas Thadeus (I)
(lastdragare, krejare)

1684-1700

Petalaks

Discarded 1700.
2-1 (1686).
List of men war: 1685-99.

2

c.120

c.30

c.10

c.450

?

No.8
(kits)

1685-1688

?

Out of list c.1688.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Lejonet
(katt)

1685-1698

?

Sunk 1698.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Oxen
(katt)

1685-1689

?

Sunk 1689.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Tvillingarne
(
katt)

1685-1699

?

Sunk 1699.

4

?

?

?

?

?

Väduren
(katt)

1685-1693

?

Sunk 1693.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Kräftan
(kreiare)

1685-1697

?

Sunk 1697.

1

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Simon
(kreiare)

1685-1685

?

Wrecked 1685.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Disa

1686-?

Stralsund

?

12

80

19

7

c.150

?

Jägaren
 (lätt frigate)

1686-1714

Kalmar

Fireship in 1714.
Guns:16-3
166 ton.

16

84

19

8

150*
166

46

Sankt Filippus
(kreiare)

1686-1686

?

Wrecked 1686.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Peter
(kreiare)

1686-1698

?

Sunk 1698.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Sankt Simon
(kreiare)

1686-?

?

?

2

?

?

?

?

?

Vågen
(katt)

1686-1700

?

Discarded, unrigged and sink 1700.

?

c.25 m

?

?

?

?

No.16
(kits)

1686-1692

?

Sunk 1692.

2

?

?

?

?

?

Fiskarne
(katt)

1687-1698

?

Sunk 1698.

?

?

?

?

?

?

Stralsund
(frigate)

1687-1713

Stralsund

Condemned 1712.
Sunk at Karlskrona 1713.
Guns:16-18,16-4 
24-guns (1703-05).
515 ton.

24/32/34

124

31

10

500*
515

170(1700)

Svan
(lätt frigate)

1687-1710

Kalmar

Broken up 1710. Guns:16-3 
166 ton.

10-16

84

19

8

150*
186

46

Neptunus
(lätt frigate)

1688-1703

Kalmar

Sunk 1703. Guns:16-3 
166 ton.

16

84

19

8

150*
166

46

Skytten
(katt)

1688-1700

?

Discarded, unrigged and sink 1700.

?

c.25m

?

?

?

?

Sankt Jacobus Minor

1689-1698

?

Sunk 1698.

?

?

?

?

?