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Small ships & Frigates 1700-1860 (launched/bought)(20-60 guns)

 

1700-09

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Maltese

40-48

24

11+4b

1

2

4

1

3

-

1

30-38

9

10+1b

3

1

4

3

4+2b

-

-

20-28

11

11+1b

11+1?

-

5-6

2

5+3b

-

-

Total

44*

31+6b*

16

3

13-14*

6

12+5b

-

1


*England : including 7 rebuilt ships.
*France: including three “Flute” ships.
*Netherland : in adition some 13x8-18 gun ships built or mentioned, and one 24-gun hired, and one c.20-gun bought.
 Also two 34-36 gun transport mentioned 1702.
*Sweden in adition : 8x14-18 gun ships built.

1710-19

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Maltese

40-48

4

4

0+3b

3b

2

-

-

-

1

30-38

2

-

3+3b

8b

1

-

6

-

-

20-28

13

-

-

1+10b

2

4+1b

3+1b

-

-

Total

19*

4*

3+6b

1+21b

5*

4+1b

9+1b*

-

1


* England : including 3 rebuilt ships..
* France : Flute ships.
* Netherland in adition one 6-12 gun ship built.
* Sweden :In adition there were one 36 guns ship hired.

1720-29

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

40-48

12

6

-

2

11

-

-

-

30-38

-

2

4+3b

4

2

3

-

-

20-28

20

5

-

2+1b

-

-

5

-

Total

32*

13*

4+3b

8+1b

13

3

5*

-


*England : including 28 rebuilt ship.
*France : including 4 Flute ships.
*Sweden in adition there were two ships hired (1x18-24,1x30 guns).

1730-39

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Maltese

40-48

2

1

1

1*

7

-

-

1

-

30-38

-

2

4

-

-

-

1

-

1

20-28

4

2

-

5+1b

5

-

3

-

1

Total

6*

5*

5

6+1b

12*

-

4

1

1


*England : including 2 rebuilt ship.
*France : including 4 Flute ships.
*Spain there was built one 50-gun ship, but she actually carried only 42-guns (La Victoria Galera)
*Netherland in adition 2x12-24 gun ships built.

1740-49

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

40-48

38

2

-

-

2

3

3*+1b

-

30-38

-

12

5

-

1

2

-

-

20-28

44

13+1b

-

2

6

1

1

-

Total

82*

27+1b*

5

2

9*

6

4+1b

-


*England : including 5 rebuilt ship.
*France : including 3 Flute ships.
*Netherland : In adition 46 ships mentioned or hired (6x18-26, 40x10-18 guns), also two 14-gun state ship built.
*Sweden : ingluding two ex SOL from 1730-31.

1750-59

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

40-48

1

1

-

-

5

1

-

2+1b

-

30-38

15

25+2b

4

2

6

1

5

-

20-28

33*

15+1b

-

27+2b

7+2b

1

2

2x?

2

Total

49

41+3b

4

29+2b

18+2b*

3

7

4+1b

2


*England : including one 22-gun ship at Canadian great lakes.
*France : including 6 flute ships, and two Xebec type ships.

1760-69

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Maltese

40-48

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

6

-

-

30-38

11

30+2b

6

4

8

3 (2)

1

3

-

1

20-28

5

5+4b

-

5+3?

9

3 (4)

2+1?

2x?

-

-

Total

16

36+6b

6

9+3?

17*

3

4

11

-

1


*France : including 7+1b Flute ships, and 4 Xebec type ships.
 In adition two 16-22 guns corvette bought.
*Netherland : including one bought ex merchantmen.
 In adition one 12-22 gun ship built.

1770-79

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Oman

America

50-60

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

1b

-

-

-

40-48

8

-

7+1b

-

1

1

2*

1

-

2+1b

1

30-38

7

35+3b

16*

22

6

7

-

5

1

3

8

20-28

39

8+11b

(6)+7-?b

26

5

1

-

2+2x?+1b

-

2b

4+1b

Total

54

43+14b

31+11b

48

12*

9

2

10+2b

1

5+3b

13+1b*


*France : including 5+11b flute ships (20-28 guns).
*Netherland in adition 2x 10-18 gun ships built.
*Russia :11 ships bought (1x40,7x20-26,3x?) Including two small 30-32 gun ships.
*Sweden ex SOL from 1749, rebuilt as a frigate.
*Portugal : the two ships, which  bought were 50 guns, and  26 guns.
*America : including ex French East Indiaman (42), and one 28 gun frigate, which scuttled before completing.
 In adition there were 3x18 gun(one purchased ex merchantmen) ship, and 14x16-20 gun private ships(five of them 20 guns.)

1780-89

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Oman

America

Maltese

50-60

-

-

3

-

-

-

-

-

-

40-48

20

3+2b

18

5

10

2

10

5

1b

4

-

-

30-38

41

34+2b

8*

19

6

3

-

-

2

3+2b

-

2

20-28

21

25+5b

(6)*

8+3b+1?

7(8)+
10(11)b

3+2b

-

4+1x?

2

1

1*

-

Total

82

62+9b

(35)

32+3b+1?

23(24)+
10-11b*

8+2b

10

11

4+1b

8+2b

1

2


*France: including 15+2b flute ships (one bought 40-guns, and 15+1b up to 28 guns).
*Russia : Including one small (c.400 t.) 40/32 gun ships built or bought. 
 20-28 gun ships 4 built or bought.in adition 4x14-16 gun ships built.
*Holland : In adition there were built at least 15-16x12-18 gun ships, and 16 bought.
 Also one ship not known her gun number(probably 20), and 3 Hulk also built which carried 18-22-guns(not including above).
*America : private ships originally.

1790-99

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Oman

America

50-58

-

2

2

-

-

-

-

1

8

2

40-48

2

32

14

6

3

3

-

3

4-6

2

30-38

37

36+1b

5

9

5

1

-

4

2

5

6+1b

20-28

12

21+4b

1+1b

10

2

2

2

11

19-24

7+4b

Total

51

91+5b

22+1b

25

10*

6

2

19

2*

36-43+

17+5b*


*England :In adition there were built 39x16-18 gun ships.
*France : Including two ex Venice 40 gun frigate, which French launched.
 In adition there were demand of the use of the navy some 21x16-32 guns ships.
 at least 18x16-18 gun corvette launched, and two bought.
*Russia in adition one 20 gun ship bought.
*Netherland : in adition some 15x10-22 gun ships built or mentioned, and 8x16 gun ships hired.
 Also some 10 ships 10-24 guns bought(mainly use as in trasport dutyes).
*America in adition there were 3x16-18 gun ships(two purchased).
*Venice : in adition two 40-gun ships launched by French 1797, and transferred to France.

1800-1815

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Oman

America

50-60

11

1

4

-

-

-

-

1

-

1

4

40-48

2

82

9

1

4+2b

2

1

-

-

(1)

1

30-38

98

3

10

-

12

7+3h

1b

1

-

1-3

1

20-28

70

17

(2)

4+6?

3

5

1

-

-

12

Total

181*

103

(25)

5+6?

19+2b*

14+3h

2*

3

-

2-5+

18*


*England : including 1 rebuilt ship, and one purchased ship.
 Also including five ships of the great lakes in Canada (1x60, 1x52, 1x40, 2x20 gun).
 In adition there were built 138x16-18 gun ships (6 of them were fireships, which rerated as a sloops.)
*France : Including one Dutch 50-guns, which launched by French.
 Including one 44-guns, which captured unready and finished in England (some sources says :captured into stocks before it launched).
 Also including 1x44 guns, which launched at Venice, but captured  by Austrians and completed it later.
 Not included 3x44 guns which launched in Netherland in 1814 (1xseptember, 2xnovember).
 In adition one Netherland ships (re)launched (44 gun),and one Naples rebuilding ship launched.
 Also some 70x16-18 gun ships built.
*Netherland : including 3x44 Franco-Dutch ships which launched in 1814.
 in adition three ex Franco-Dutch 44 gun ships received.
 Also two ships (15-18 guns) built + 1 another possible.
*Sweden : including one bought 22-32 gun ship.
*America : including 7 ships of the great lakes(1x58,1x42,5x20-26 g.), and one 18/20 gun ship.
 In adition there were 8x16-18 ships (two of the great lakes, and two purchased), and 18x16-22 gun private ships(one 22, and rest 16-18 guns).

1816-1860

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden

Portugal

Venice

Oman

America

Egypt*

50-64

20

43

37

4

17

-

1

4

-

16

9

9+1b

40-48

44

19

17

4+7b

2

8

3*

2(3)

-

11-12

2

1b

30-38

9

22

9

1

2

1

2

1

-

3-6

1

1

20-28

41

34

11

6+16?

27

6

1

29+?

-

16+1b

13

10

Total

114*

118

74

15+7b+16?

48*

15

7

36(37)+?

-

46-49+1b*

25*

20+2b


*England : including one 50 gun, which launched, but never fitted to sea.
 including one 40-48 gun ship, which  never fitted out as a sailing vessel.
 Also including one 26 gun ship, which completed as a 18-gun survey ship.
 In adition there were built 61x16-18 gun ships.
*France : including four ex 74-guns, which convert to 58-guns.
 Including four frigates, which commissioned as steam powered(1x60,1x50,2x40)
 in adition there were built 50x16-18gun ships (last of them launched 1863).
*Netherland : including two ex Franco-Dutch ships (44), which Dutch launched and completed.
 In adition one of above ships rebuilt as a 54-gun frigate in 1830s.
 There were built also some 21 small ships (10-18 guns) between 1816-1850.
*Sweden: including one rebuilt ex SOL.
 In adition : three 18 gun ships built.
*Oman : In adition three frigates built after 1860 (1x66, 1x50, 1x40)
*America : including one 36 gun rebuilt ships. In adition there were 4x16-18 gun ships.
*Egypt : also there was 4 x 12-16 gun ships.

 

Total 1700-1860

Gun number

England

France

Russia

Spain

Netherland

Denmark-
Norway

Sweden*

Portugal

Venice

Oman*

America*

Egypt

Maltese

50-60

31(30)

46

48

4

17

-

1

6+1b

-

25

15

9+1b

-

40-48

157 (156)

166+5b

67+4b

21+10b

51+2b

21

22+1b

20(21)+1b

1b

21-25+1b

6

1b

2

30-38

229*

204+11b

77+6b

62+8b

53

31 (30)
+3h

19+2b

14

5

15-20+2b

16+1b

1

4

20-28

314(313)

158+24b

37-38+
8-11b

96+17b
+26?

79-80+
13-14b

28 (29)
+ 3b

25+5b
+1x?

47+1b+7x?
+?

4

36-41+3b

37+5b

10

1

TOTAL

731 (728)

574+40b

229-230+
18-21b*

183+35b
+26?

200-201+
15-16b

80+3b
+3h

66+8b
+1?

94(95)+3b
+?

9+1b*

97-111
+6b

74+6b

20+2b

7

 

*England total including 45 Rebuilt ships in period of 1700-1749 and one in 1800-15 period.       
 Also one ship purchased from Bombay.
 Actually English ships (22-38 gun) carried c.8-10 more guns(Carronades) up to 1790s.
 In adition there were built 238x16-18 gun ships between 1790-1860.
 Also including six ships of the great lakes in Canada(20-60).

*Franche : including 30+1 purchased flute ships (20-48 guns), and six Xebec type ships.
 In adition there were built at least 138x16-18 gun ships between 1790-1863.
 Also there were several ships demaind use of the Navy in 1790-1815.

*Russia : in adition 21 ships bought (4x40-44, 6x32, 8x20-26, 3x?).
 Also at least 6x14-18 gun ships built, and 14 ships gun number not known in period 1770-1799.
 Two Azov Sea ship including total(1700-1709).

*Netherland : In adition some 40 ships bought (10-28 guns), and some 66-67 ships built (10-22 guns).
 Also some 66 ships mentioned or hired.

*Sweden : In total of 5 heavy frigates was ex SOL.
In adition three ships frigates was hired 1700-1720.
In adition Sweden has also some 21-22 Archipelago navy ships built between 1761-1809, and one bought which carried at least 20-guns.
(14x Turuma, 6x Hemmema, 1-2x Udema class ships)

 
*Portugal : many corvette and brigs ships gun number not known.

*Venice : only counted ships from 1750s and max carried some 40-guns (above that are SOL section)
 in adition 2x40 guns launched 1797, and trasferred to France. Also some 8x16-18 ships launched in 1790s.

*Oman 1772-1868
 in adition there were some unnamed frigates under construction in various places:
 Gemlik: 1x51 zira frigate(1790), Limni: two frigates (1798, 1803), Midilli: one corvette(1798), Silistria: two frigates(1791,1794), Biga Kemeri:1x45,5 zira frigate(1794),
 Sinop: some frigates (1791, 1803), Kalas: one corvette of 31,5 zira, which extended by 6zira during construction(date unknown)

*America 1775-1855 : ingluding six purchased vessel, one private, one given to use, and seven great lakes ships.
 In adition there were 50x16-22 gun ships (18x16-18 guns, 5 purchased, and two great lakes. 32 of the ship were private ships.)