Dolphijn

11942
Dolfin
Nominal Guns32W014
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1633W014
Home Port W014
How acquiredPurpose builtW014
ShipyardUnknownW014
CategoryFourth RateW014
Ship TypeShip W014
Sailing RigShip RiggedW014
Sunk in Action31.7.1653W014

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck116' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.8396 (107′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth25' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.0775 (23′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.3972 (11′ 1″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck120' 0"Amsterdam Feet33.972 (111′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.9268 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet2.8439 (9′ 3″ Imperial)

Armament


16.11.1652Broadside Weight = 120 Dutch pound (130.68 lbs 59.292 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck8 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Dutch 6-Pounder

23.6.1653Broadside Weight = 111 Dutch pound (120.879 lbs 54.8451 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck6 Dutch 12-pounder (Brass)
Gun Deck12 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 5-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.4.1653120100 sailors, 20 soldiersDWAS-1600
5.4.165311090 sailors, 20 soldiers (only 102 present)DWAS-1600

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1649 - 1652Kapitein Hendrik SchrevelsDWAS-16001652 - 31.7.1653Kapitein Gerbrant SchatterDWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
13.10.1644Battle of Fehmarn
23.6.1653Refitted as a 30 gun Fifth Rate Ship DWAS-1600

 

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