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Zwarte Leeuw

1656
Nominal Guns28
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorVOC Amsterdam
Hired1652
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1653
Becomes
Venetian hired 'Lion Negro' (1655) (28) 1655-1656
Venetian 28 Gun
Hired

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Amsterdam Feet36.803 (120′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.9268 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 6"Amsterdam Feet3.7318 (12′ 2″ Imperial)
Height Between Decks6' 3"Amsterdam Feet1.7758 (5′ 9″ Imperial)

Armament


8.11.1652Broadside Weight = 125 Dutch pound (136.125 lbs 61.7625 kg)W014
Gun Deck4 Dutch 12-pounder (Brass)
Gun Deck8 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1652110 W014

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 1653Kapitein
Hendrik RaedtDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1602-1702
W014

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 1653Luitenant
Robbert PieterszoonDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1602-1702
W014


Sources


IDNameAuthorType
W014Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOGJames Bender, Web Site
 

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