Groningen

1315
Stad Groningen
Wapen van Groningen
Zwarte Arend
Nominal Guns40DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1641DWAS-1600
Home Port DWAS-1600
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
ShipyardUnknownDWAS-1600
CategoryFourth RateDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last Mentioned1666DWAS-1600

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Length of Gundeck128' 0"Amsterdam Feet36.2368 (118′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth31' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet8.789 (28′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.3972 (11′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


5.4.1653Broadside Weight = 208 Dutch pound (226.512 lbs 102.7728 kg)W014
Gun Deck4 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck18 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

16.11.1653Broadside Weight = 208 Dutch pound (226.512 lbs 102.7728 kg)W014
Gun Deck4 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck18 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

31.3.1665Broadside Weight = 209 Dutch pound (227.601 lbs 103.2669 kg)M04
Gun Deck4 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck18 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1652130 W006
1653140 W006
14.7.1653135Required 160DWAS-1600
7.7.165490 DWAS-1600
1665200 W006

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1641KapiteinAucke Haitjses BalckDWAS-16001652 - 10.1652KapiteinAbraham van der Hulst (1619-1666)W01110.1652 - 6.1653KapiteinAugustin Balck (d.1652/53)DWAS-16007.1653 - 1654KapiteinGilles Thijssen CampenDWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1652Battle of Dover
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft

 

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