Gaesterland

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Gaasterland
Nominal Guns46W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1688W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardAmsterdam Naval Yard - Amsterdam W006
Constructor Hendrik CardinaalW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
National RateThird CharterW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured22.5.1703W006
BecomesFrench Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Le Gaterlan' (1703) (48)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck135' 0"Amsterdam Feet38.2185 (125′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth35' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.9085 (32′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.9634 (13′ 0″ Imperial)

Armament


1688Broadside Weight = 302 Dutch pound (328.878 lbs 149.2182 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck22 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Dutch 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.1689210 DWAS-1600

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1689Kapitein Abraham TaalmanDWAS-16001691Kapitein Cornelis DraakDWAS-16001703 - 21.5.1703Kapitein Thys de WidtDWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
22.5.1703Cap de la Roque
22.5.1703Taken by Le Vainqueur (86) near Cap de la RoqueFWIKI

 

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