Groot Zutphen
Nominal Guns28W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
First Commissioned1636W006
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last Mentioned1665W006


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Burthen250Dutch Last 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Amsterdam Feet35.3875 (116′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 0"Amsterdam Feet8.493 (27′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.6803 (12′ 0″ Imperial)


16.11.1652Broadside Weight = 164 Dutch pound (178.596 lbs 81.0324 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck20 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1636110 W006
15.9.1639110 DWAS-1600
1652130 W006
7.7.165480 DWAS-1600
1665165 W006

6 Ship Commanders

1639Kapitein Joris van Cats (1590-1654)DWAS-16001648Kapitein Cornelis ToelastDWAS-16001649Kapitein Claes de WithDWAS-16003.1650/51 - 6.7.1651Kapitein Maerten SchaeffDWAS-16001652Kapitein Jan UijttenhoutDWAS-16001656Kapitein Jan Jeroenszoon AdelaerDWAS-1600

Service History

17.9.1639Action of 18 September 1639
1652Refitted as a 36 gun Fourth Rate Ship
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
1665Refitted as a 38 gun Fourth Rate Ship


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