Mars

959
Nominal Guns68M01
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of the Maze
Launched1763M01
Home Port M01
How acquiredPurpose builtM01
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland M01
ConstructorL van ZwijndrechtM01
CategoryThird RateM01
National RateThird CharterM01
Ship TypeShip of the Line M01
Sailing RigShip RiggedM01
Captured4.2.1781M01
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Prince Edward' (1781) (60)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM01
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Amsterdam Feet45.296 (148′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 0"Amsterdam Feet12.4564 (40′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 0"Amsterdam Feet5.3789 (17′ 7″ Imperial)

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1763418 M01

Service History


DateEventSource
4.2.1781Taken by Monarch (74) off St Eustatius, Panther (60) off St Eustatius, Sibyl (28) off St Eustatius


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
M01Dutch Navy Vessels 1700-1799 (Manuscript)Ron von MannenDocument
 

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