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Nominal Guns50W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1665W006
First Commissioned1667W006
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardUnknownW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Foundered9.1.1675/76SNForum

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck142' 0"Amsterdam Feet40.2002 (131′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 8 ¾"Amsterdam Feet10.2109 (33′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.9634 (13′ 0″ Imperial)

Armament


1665Broadside Weight = 206 Dutch pound (224.334 lbs 101.7846 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck6 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck38 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1667255 W006
1673245 DWAS-1600

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1667Kapitein Jacob Binckes (1637-1677)DWAS-16001673Kapitein Philips de MunnikDWAS-16001675 - 9.1.1675/76Kapitein Gilles Schey (1644-1703)E-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
8.1.1675/76Second battle of Stromboli

 

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