Leiden

14658
Leyden
Nominal Guns28DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1647DWAS-1600
First Commissioned1652DWAS-1600
Home Port DWAS-1600
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
ShipyardUnknownDWAS-1600
CategoryFifth RateDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured25.12.1666DWAS-1600

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Length of Gundeck118' 0"Amsterdam Feet33.4058 (109′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet7.9397 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck117' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet33.1356 (108′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 2 ¾"Amsterdam Feet7.9461 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.1141 (10′ 2″ Imperial)

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.6.1653110 W014

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 1653KapiteinCornelis HoolaW0141653KapiteinHendrick KroegerW014

Service History


DateEventSource
14.1.1651/52

Ran stern-on onto rocks while leaving Falmouth, fired shots to attract assistance, one of which was shotted and hit the shore.

B117
10.2.1651/52

Fired at, but not hit, by Falmouth Castle for not saluting in an appropriate manner

B117
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
1653Refitted as a 30 gun Fifth Rate Ship DWAS-1600
2.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard
1666Refitted as a 36 gun Fifth Rate Ship DWAS-1600
25.12.1666Action of 1666-12-25

 

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