Arms of Holland

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Nominal Guns34B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyDutch Fourth Rate ship 'Wapen van Holland' (1639) (30)
Captured12.7.1652BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1653B028
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland W006
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Blown Up7.1655BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW014
Burthen200Dutch Last 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1652120EstablishmentTRN2
1653150 BWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1653 - 12.1653CaptainFrancis HarditchW01412.1653 - 1654CaptainRobert ColemanW0141654 - 1655CaptainRobert StoreyBWAS-16031655 - 7.1656CaptainSamuel Hawkes (d.1656)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1653Escorting East Coast colliers during the WinterBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland
2.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard
7.1656Blown up by accident on the voyage home from the West Indies with heavy loss of lifeBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
25.12.1654-31.8.1655Fleet for the West IndiesWilliam Penn (1621-1670) 
 

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