Witte Lam

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Nominal Guns34DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorVOC Zeeland
Hired5.1652DWAS-1600
ShipyardUnknownDWAS-1600
CategoryHired VesselDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Returned to Owners11.1653DWAS-1600

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck129' 0"Amsterdam Feet36.5199 (119′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.9268 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet3.4101 (11′ 2″ Imperial)
Height Between Decks6' 5 ½"Amsterdam Feet1.7115 (5′ 7″ Imperial)

Armament


2.1653Broadside Weight = 200 Dutch pound (217.8 lbs 98.82 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 6-Pounder

6.1653Broadside Weight = 218 Dutch pound (237.402 lbs 107.7138 kg)DWAS-1600
Gun Deck2 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 10-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck4 Dutch 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.2.1652/5312694 sailors, 32 soldiersDWAS-1600
6.1653167120 sailors, 47 soldiersDWAS-1600

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.1652 - 11.2.1652/53KapiteinJan Tijssen MatheeusDWAS-160011.2.1652/53 - 4.1653KapiteinMichiel Adriaenszoon de Ruyter (1606/7-1676)DWAS-1600

 

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