Slot van Honingen

Nominal Guns60W034
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorVOC Rotterdam
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland W034
Ship TypeEast Indiaman W034
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Slothany' (1665) (60)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Keel112' 0"Imperial Feet34.1376 
Breadth36' 0"Imperial Feet10.9728 
Depth in Hold16' 10"Imperial Feet4.8768 
Burthen772Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW034
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Amsterdam Feet45.296 (148′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"Amsterdam Feet10.7578 (35′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 5"Amsterdam Feet5.1119 (16′ 9″ Imperial)
Burthen1,124Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer

2.2.1663/64 - 13.9.1665UnknownHerman de RuiterW034

Service History

9.5.1664Arrived at the Cape of Good HopeW034
27.5.1664Left the Cape of Good HopeW034
22.7.1664Arrived at BataviaW034
23.12.1664Left BataviaW034
11.3.1664/65Arrived at the Cape of Good HopeW034
22.4.1665Left the Cape of Good HopeW034
3.8.1665Battle of Vågen
13.9.1665Captured in company with the Phoenix also a V.O.C. shipW034


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