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Middelburg

1371
Nominal Guns42W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1659W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardUnknownW006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the LineW006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Sunk in Action3.3.1676/77W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Amsterdam Feet35.3875 (116′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.0592 (29′ 8″ Imperial)

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1661190 W006
1673135 W006

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1661Kapitein
Willem van der ZaanDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1621-1669
DWAS-1600
1664 - 1665Kapitein
Isaak SweersDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1636-1673
DWAS-1600
1677 - 3.3.1676/77Kapitein
Jan SwartDutch
Naval Sailor
DWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
1665Refitted as a 38 gun Fourth Rate Ship of the LineDWAS-1600
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
1673Refitted as a 34 gun Fifth Rate Ship of the LineDWAS-1600
3.3.16771st Battle of Tobago

 

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Posted by Linda Steele on Saturday 24th of April 2021 14:44

I am researching my family tree and Admiral Johan Evertsen is a direct ancestor. I would like to know more about his son or grandson, Evert Evertsen, who I believe was involved in the battles in the Dutch West Indies. He was killed in Tobago and I believe he captained a ship. Do you have any information about this ancestor? Thanks for your help!

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