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1651
Nominal Guns28DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorVOC Enkhuizen
Hired1652DWAS-1600
Home Port DWAS-1600
ShipyardUnknownDWAS-1600
CategoryHired VesselDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured3.6.1653DWAS-1600

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck127' 0"Amsterdam Feet35.9537 (117′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.3606 (24′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet3.4101 (11′ 2″ Imperial)
Height Between Decks6' 0"Amsterdam Feet1.6986 (5′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1652Broadside Weight = 132 Dutch pound (143.748 lbs 65.2212 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck4 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 2-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1652110 DWAS-1600

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 3.6.1653KapiteinJacob Claseszoon DuijmDWAS-1600

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1652Battle of Dover
9.10.1652Taken by Tiger (38)

 

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