Windhond

1852
Nominal Guns18W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1649W006
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardAmsterdam - Holland W006
CategoryFifth RateW006
Ship TypeYacht W006
Captured16.4.1665BWAS-1603
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Flying Greyhound' (1665) (24)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck115' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.5565 (106′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth23' 0"Amsterdam Feet6.5113 (21′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 6"Amsterdam Feet2.9854 (9′ 9″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel78' 0"Imperial Feet23.7744 
Breadth23' 6"Imperial Feet7.0612 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Draught Aft11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen229Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck115' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.5565 (106′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth23' 0"Amsterdam Feet6.5113 (21′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 3 ¾"Amsterdam Feet2.8503 (9′ 4″ Imperial)

Armament


7.1653Broadside Weight = 41 Dutch pound (44.649 lbs 20.2581 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck4 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck8 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 3-Pounder

1665Broadside Weight = 33 Dutch pound (35.937 lbs 16.3053 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck12 Dutch 4-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.165376 DWAS-1600
16657560 soldiers, 15 soldiersDWAS-1600

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1658KapiteinAdriaan JanszoonW011

Service History


DateEventSource
29.10.1658Battle of Sound
16.4.1665Taken by Yarmouth (50)
16.4.1665Taken by Diamond (42)

 

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