Vrijheid

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Nominal Guns46W006
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Launched1651W006
Home Port W006
How acquiredPurpose builtW006
ShipyardUnknownW006
CategoryThird RateW006
Ship TypeShip of the Line W006
Sailing RigShip RiggedW006
Sunk in Action2.6.1676W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM04
Length of Gundeck134' 0"Amsterdam Feet37.9354 (124′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.6254 (31′ 6″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDWAS-1600
Length of Gundeck134' 0"Amsterdam Feet37.9354 (124′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.6254 (31′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 2 ¾"Amsterdam Feet3.6996 (12′ 1″ Imperial)
Height Between Decks7' 0"Amsterdam Feet1.9817 (6′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1652Broadside Weight = 269 Dutch pound (292.941 lbs 132.9129 kg)W014
Gun Deck4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

3.1652/53Broadside Weight = 269 Dutch pound (292.941 lbs 132.9129 kg)W014
Gun Deck4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck2 Dutch 3-Pounder

3.1664/65Broadside Weight = 343 Dutch pound (373.527 lbs 169.4763 kg)M04
Gun Deck4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck16 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck10 Dutch 3-Pounder

1666Broadside Weight = 288 Dutch pound (313.632 lbs 142.3008 kg)B184
Gun Deck22 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck16 Dutch 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1653210 W014
6.1665254 B184
6.1665265 M04
1666290 B184
6.1666276236 sailors, 40 soldiersDWAS-1600

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1652 - 18.2.1652/53KapiteinAugustin Balck (d.1652/53)W0143.1652/53 - 1654KapiteinAbraham van der Hulst (1619-1666)W0141666 - 7.1666KapiteinJan van AmstelW0111676 - 2.6.1676KapiteinAdam van BrederodeEWIKI

 

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