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Gaesterland

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Gaasterland
Nominal Guns46W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1688W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardAmsterdam Naval Yard - Amsterdam W006
Constructor
Hendrik CardinaalDutch
Ship Builder
W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
National RateThird CharterW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Captured22.5.1703W006
Becomes
French Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Le Gaterlan' (1703) (48) 1703-1704
French 48 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line

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 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1689Kapitein
Abraham TaalmanDutch
Naval Sailor
DWAS-1600
1691Kapitein
Cornelis DraakDutch
Naval Sailor
DWAS-1600
1703 - 21.5.1703Kapitein
Thys de WidtDutch
Naval Sailor
DWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
22.5.1703Cap de la Roque
22.5.1703Taken by
Le Vainqueur (84) 1692-1721
French 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
near Cap de la Roque
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