Drie Koningen

14656
Nominal Guns36DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
PreviouslyVenetian hired galleon 'Tre Re' (1649) (36)
Hired1652DWAS-1600
Home Port DWAS-1600
ShipyardUnknownNWL
CategoryHired VesselDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last Mentioned1653DWAS-1600
BecomesVenetian hired 'Tre Re' (1655) (36)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Length of Gundeck145' 0"Amsterdam Feet41.0495 (134′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 0"Amsterdam Feet8.493 (27′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet3.9763 (13′ 0″ Imperial)

Armament


1653Broadside Weight = 162 Dutch pound (176.418 lbs 80.0442 kg)W014
Gun Deck16 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
16.11.16531,420 DWAS-1600

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 10.1652KapiteinLucas AlbertszoonDWAS-160010.1652 - 1653Kapitein-luitenantJacob Andrieszoon Swart (c.1620-1678)DWAS-1600

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 10.1652LuitenantJacob Andrieszoon Swart (c.1620-1678)DWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
16.8.1652Battle of Plymouth
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
DWAS-1600Dutch Warships in the Age of Sail 1600 - 1714James BenderBook
NWLNaval Wars in the Levant. 1559-1853R C AndersonBook
W014Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOGJames C BenderWeb Site
 

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