Nominal Guns28DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
ShipyardAmsterdam DWAS-1600
ConstructorHendrik de WittDWAS-1600
CategoryFifth RateDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action31.7.1653DWAS-1600


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck120' 0"Amsterdam Feet33.972 (111′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth27' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet7.6566 (25′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.3972 (11′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen170Dutch Last 


23.6.1653Broadside Weight = 134 Dutch pound (145.926 lbs 66.2094 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck12 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 5-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
15.9.163980 DWAS-1600
23.6.1653109 DWAS-1600
1.8.16539981 sailors, 18 soldiersDWAS-1600

4 Commanding Officers

1637KapiteinSimon BlomDWAS-16001639 - 1645KapiteinJan Gerbrandszoon EijdijckDWAS-16001646 - 1649KapiteinSimon BlomDWAS-16004.1653 - 10.8.1653KapiteinMaerten SchaeffDWAS-1600

Service History

17.9.1639Action of 18 September 1639
1653Refitted as a 32 gun Fifth Rate Ship DWAS-1600


DWAS-1600Dutch Warships in the Age of Sail 1600 - 1714James BenderBook

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