Wapen van Monnikendam
Nominal Guns24W014
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of the Noorderkwartier
Home Port W014
How acquiredPurpose builtW014
CategorySixth RateW014
Ship TypeShip W014
Sailing RigShip RiggedW014
BecomesSwedish Fifth Rate ship 'Monikendam' (1659) (36)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Length of Gundeck120' 0"Amsterdam Feet33.972 (111′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 6"Amsterdam Feet7.9461 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.1141 (10′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen150Dutch Last 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck116' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.8396 (107′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 6"Amsterdam Feet7.3863 (24′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 0"Amsterdam Feet2.831 (9′ 3″ Imperial)


1653Broadside Weight = 103 Dutch pound (112.167 lbs 50.8923 kg)W006
Gun Deck4 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

1654Broadside Weight = 106 Dutch pound (115.434 lbs 52.3746 kg)W006
Gun Deck4 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
164295 W014
8.1652120 W014

3 Commanding Officers

1642KapiteinArent DirckszoonW0141652 - 1653Schout-bij-nachtPieter Floriszoon (1602-1658)W0141658KapiteinClaes Arentszoon SlootW011

Service History

19.5.1652Battle of Dover
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
30.11.1652Battle of Dungeness
1653Refitted as a 28 gun Fifth Rate Ship
31.7.1653Battle of Scheveningen
29.10.1658Battle of Sound


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