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Spiegel

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Nominal Guns70DWAS-1600
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1663DWAS-1600
How acquiredPurpose builtDWAS-1600
ShipyardAmsterdam Naval Yard - Amsterdam DWAS-1600
Constructor
Jan van RheenenDutch
Ship Builder
DWAS-1600
CategorySecond RateDWAS-1600
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1676DWAS-1600

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck156' 0"Amsterdam Feet44.1636 (144′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 0"Amsterdam Feet11.6071 (38′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 0"Amsterdam Feet4.2465 (13′ 11″ Imperial)

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1664315 DWAS-1600

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1664 - 10.1665Kapitein
Michiel Adriaenszoon de RuyterDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1607-1676
DWAS-1600
11.1665 - 4.6.1666Vice-admiraal
Abraham van der HulstDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1636-1736
DWAS-1600
1666 - 7.1666Kapitein
Pieter Thomaszoon de SitterDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1616-1716
W011
1667Kapitein
Dirck ScheyDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1616-1716
DWAS-1600
1674Schout-bij-nachtDWAS-160010.1.1675/76 - 1676Kapitein
Gilles ScheyDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1656-1703
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Service History


DateEventSource
1.6.1666Four Days Battle
8.1.1675/76Second battle of Stromboli
22.4.1676Battle of Agosta
2.6.1676Battle of Palermo

 

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Posted by Jules van Beek on Sunday 14th of March 2021 15:55

Spiegel is often mentioned as a three-decker. Does anyone know why Spiegel is thought to be a three-decker? Any help is much appreciated.

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