Dutch Republic

Extant from : 1581

There are a total of 2,296 Dutch ships and 1,320 Dutch people listed on this site


Alternate Names

  • 1795/01/19 Batavian Republic
  • 1806/06/05 Kingdom of Holland
  • 1815/03/15 United Kingdom of the Netherlands

Wars

National operators

  • Admiralty of Amsterdam (666 ships)
  • Admiralty of the Maze (434 ships)
  • Admiralty of Friesland (103 ships)
  • Admiralty of Zealand (215 ships)
  • Admiralty of the Noorderkwartier (156 ships)
  • VOC Amsterdam (130 ships)
  • VOC Rotterdam (42 ships)
  • VOC Zeeland (25 ships)
  • VOC Hoorn (12 ships)
  • VOC Medemblick (3 ships)
  • VOC Enkhuizen (8 ships)
  • VOC Monnickendam (1 ship)
  • VOC Edam (1 ship)
  • VOC Harlingen (12 ships)
  • Private Owners (61 ships)
  • VOC Flushing (1 ship)
  • Geoctroyeerde Westindische Compagnie (2 ships)
  • State Navy (424 ships)

National Rates

  •   First Charter (80-0)
  •   Second Charter (70-78)
  •   Third Charter (60-68)
  •   Fourth Charter (50-58)
  •   Fifth Charter (40-48)
  •   Sixth Charter (32-44)
  •   Seventh Charter (20-30)
  •   Eighth Charter (0-19)

Ship count by Category

  • First Rate (19 ships)
  • Second Rate (59 ships)
  • Third Rate (221 ships)
  • Fourth Rate (358 ships)
  • Fifth Rate (242 ships)
  • Sixth Rate (244 ships)
  • Unrated (624 ships)
  • Merchantman (128 ships)
  • Hired Vessel (338 ships)
  • Privateer (57 ships)
  • Other Vessels (6 ships)
  • Shore Establishment (0 ships)

Personnel count by Role

  • Sailor (1,240 people)
  • Designer (1 person)
  • Ship Owner (0 people)
  • Privateer (3 people)
  • Pirate (2 people)
  • Ship Builder (80 people)
  • Other (1 person)
  • Administrator (1 person)
  • Marine (4 people)
  • Soldier (3 people)
  • Merchant Sailor (1 person)
  • Dockyard Staff (0 people)

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