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Hilversum

997
Nominal Guns62B028
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorVOC Amsterdam
Hired1655B028
Home Port 
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryHired VesselB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured4.6.1665GNZ2
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Helverson' (1665) (60) 1665-1667
British 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen597Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM04
Length of Gundeck146' 0"Amsterdam Feet41.3326 (135′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 0"Amsterdam Feet10.1916 (33′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 6"Amsterdam Feet4.002 (13′ 1″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Keel136' 0"Amsterdam Feet38.5016 (126′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 0"Amsterdam Feet9.6254 (31′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"Amsterdam Feet3.6803 (12′ 0″ Imperial)

Armament


1665Broadside Weight = 390 Dutch pound (424.71 lbs 192.699 kg)M04
Gun Deck4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck22 Dutch 18-Pounder
Gun Deck6 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck20 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck14 Dutch 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1665300 M04
13.6.1665258 GNZ2

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1658Kapitein
Abraham van der HulstDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1636-1736
E-WIKI
1665Kapitein
Cartsen Crijnssen de RechterDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1615-1715
M04
6.1665 - 4.6.1665Kapitein
Albert MathijszoonDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1615-1715
M04

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1658Vice-admiraal
Michiel Adriaenszoon de RuyterDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1607-1676
E-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
4.6.1665Taken by
Bristol (48) 1653-1693
British 48 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
following the Battle of Lowestoft


 

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