Rotterdam

1255
Wapen van Rotterdam
Nominal Guns52W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of the Maze
Launched1655W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Last Mentioned1665W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Amsterdam Feet36.803 (120′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth33' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.3423 (30′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 6"Amsterdam Feet3.7318 (12′ 2″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck127' 7"Amsterdam Feet35.9604 (117′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 5"Amsterdam Feet9.1235 (29′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 3"Amsterdam Feet3.706 (12′ 1″ Imperial)
Height Between Decks7' 2"Amsterdam Feet2.0332 (6′ 8″ Imperial)

Armament


1664Broadside Weight = 186 Dutch pound (202.554 lbs 91.9026 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck10 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck16 Dutch 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1665228 W006

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1658Kapitein-luitenantAert Janszoon van Nes (1626-1693)W011

Service History


DateEventSource
29.10.1658Battle of Sound
1665Refitted as a 46 gun Fourth Rate Ship

 

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