Zeeuwsche Leeuw

Nominal Guns28DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Zealand
First Commissioned1648DWAS-1600
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
ShipyardVeere - Zeeland - Walcheren DWAS-1600
ConstructorJan KeijserDWAS-1600
CategoryFifth RateDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action31.7.1653DWAS-1600


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck116' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.8396 (107′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth27' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.6437 (25′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.1141 (10′ 2″ Imperial)


1652Broadside Weight = 128 Dutch pound (139.392 lbs 63.2448 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck2 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck11 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 4-Pounder

6.1653Broadside Weight = 129 Dutch pound (140.481 lbs 63.7389 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck2 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers

1637KapiteinPieter Adriaenssen ItaDWAS-16001649 - 31.7.1653KapiteinCornelis Evertsen (1610-1666)DWAS-1600

Service History

28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
31.7.1653Battle of Scheveningen


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