Middelburg1371
Nominal Guns42W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1659W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardUnknownW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action1677/03/03W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAoS1600
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Amsterdam Feet35.3875 (116′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.0592 (29′ 8″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1661190W006
1673135W006

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
16611661KapiteinWillem van der ZaanDWAoS1600
16641665KapiteinIsaak SweersDWAoS1600
16771677/03/03KapiteinJan SwartDWAoS1600

Service History

DateEvent Source
1665Re-classed as a 38 gun Fourth Rate Ship of the Line DWAoS1600
1673Re-classed as a 34 gun Fifth Rate Ship of the Line DWAoS1600
1677/03/031st Battle of Tobago 


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006 Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
DWAoS1600 Dutch Warships in the Age of Sail 1600 - 1714James BenderBook
 
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