SHIPS BEFORE 1648   SHIPS 1648-1659   SHIPS 1670-1689   SHIPS 1690-1699   SHIPS 1700s.

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ADDED SHIPS IN 1660-1669 ( Letter "e" means , that ship was measured by English in warprize.)
(mark "*"for dimensions means, that ship was measured by Rotterdams feet = 308,7mm)

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Ship Name

Years

Admi-ralty

Fate/ Notice

Guns

Lenght
(ft./m)

Beam
(ft./m)

Depth
(ft./m)

Wapen van Utrecht/
Utrecht

1660-1686

M

Broken up. Armament in 1666:
18-12,14-8,4-3, crew was 150.

36-38

116,5

28,5

11,5

Geloof

1661-1674

A

Guns: 6-24,18-18,8-12,16-8,20-3
crew was 308/320 (1666).

50-68

140

40

14

Liefde

1661-1666

A

Lost in four day 's battle.
( Largest Dutch ship,
which lost in four day 's battle)
Guns: 6-24,18-18,8-12,16-8,20-3,
crew was 320 (1666)
70-guns, crew 340/410 (1665)

60-70

140

40

14

Middelburg

1661-1677

A

Burnt in action.

36-42

?

?

?

Popkensburg (jacht)

1661-1677

A

Burnt in action.
28-guns, crew 110 (1665)

24-28

?

?

?

Schakerlo

1661-1674

Z

Captured by english, return and sold.
24-30-guns, crew 112-135 (1665/66)

20-30

106

26

10

Wakende Boei

1661-1676

A

 Armament in 1666: 8-18,12-12,
18-8,8-3, crew was 230.
46-guns, crew 222/229 (1666)

46-56

130

31

13

Westfriesland

1661-1665

N

Captured by English.

50

102e

32e

?

Edam

1662-1686

A

32-guns, crew 100 (1672)
36-guns, crew 108/113 (1673)

32-36

123

28

11,5

Harderwijk

1662-1693

A

Armament in 1666: 8-18,12-12,
18-8,6-4, crew was 230. 

44-46

133

34,5

14

Schiedam

1662-1678

M

Captured by French.

20-24

94*

22,5*
(21)

9*

Damiaten

1663-1666

A

Chartered to Denmark.
32-guns, crew 135 (1664)

32-36

120

29,5

12,5

Provincie van Utrecht

1663-1696

A

Armament 1666: 6-24,16-18,
6-12,16-8,16-3,4-draakjes.
Crew 290. 

56-64

145

37

14,5

Spiegel

1663-1676

A

Armament 1666: 8-24,16-18,
24-12,20-6. Crew 400.
70-guns, crew 379 (1674)

68-70

156

41

15

Waasdorp

1663-1691

A

68-guns, crew 338/311 (1673) 

68

150

38

15

Akerboom

1664-1689

A

Wreckked.
60/62-guns, crew 213-280 (1672/73)

60-62

140

37

13,5

Delf

1664-1665

M

Captured by english.
34-guns, crew 165

32-44

116
94e

28,5
24e

11,5

Fort Goeree

1664-?

-

 ?

26

?

?

?

Gideon

1664-1689

A

 60/62-guns, crew 280/250 (1673)

58-62

140

37

13,5

Hal

1664-?

A

 ?

50

?

?

?

Kalandsoog

1664-1689

A

 70/68-guns, crew 340/276 (1672)

64-72

150

38

15

Medemblik

1664-1676

N

46-guns, crew 238 (1665). 

40-46

?

?

?

Noorderkwartier

1664-1686

N

Sold.
Guns :24-18,12-12,10-8,8-6,6-4
Crew was 300 (1666)
60-guns, crew 254/274 (1673)

58-60

136

36

13,5

Oostergo

1664-1676

F

60-guns, crew 265 in 1666. 

60-68

148

40

15

Prins

1664-1667

A

 ?

16-24

?

?

?

Prinses

1664-1667

F

Fireship in 1666, expended.

23

?

?

?

Rebecca

1664-?

-

 ?

20

?

?

?

Roode Leeuw /
Wapen van Holland

1664-1672

N

Last mentioned 1672 (1673)
44-48-guns, crew 200-226 (1666-73) 

36-48

?

?

?

Visschers Harder

1664-1672

Z

26-guns, crew 96/105 (1665/66) 

26

?

?

?

Wapen van Nassau

1664-1686

N

Sold. Armament in 1666: 4-24,
20-18,12-12,14-8,6-4,4-?, crew 260
58/62-guns, crew 296 (1672/73)

56-62

150

39

14

Zeelandia

1664-1668

Z

Armament in 1666: 16-12,10-6,
6-5/4,4-4, crew was 180.
34-guns, crew 174 (1665) 

34-36

116

28

11,5

Zevenwolden

1664-1666

F

Captured by English 1665,

But recaptured 1666

54-58

145

38,5

?

Agatha

1665-1666

Z

East indiaman, sold to Denmark.
30/32-guns, crew 105/111 (1665)

30-32

?

?

?

Agatha

1665-1690

A

 50-guns, crew 200 (1688)

50

138

36,5

14

Anna or St Anna

1665-

A

East indiaman.

28-44

?

?

?

Batavia /
Nieuw Batavia

1665-1666

M

East indiaman, back to comppany.
50-guns, crew 206 (1665)

44-50

?

?

?

Beschermer

1665-1677

A

Captured by french. Armament in 1666: 24-18,8-12,16-8,6-4, crew 290.
50-guns, crew 208 (1672)

50-54

141,75

40

14

Beurs

1665-1666

A

East indiam., built 1654.
Back to comppany.

46-52

?

?

?

Carolus Quintus

1665-1665

A
(N)

East indiaman,
Captured by english(Charles V)
54-guns, crew 200 (1665)

52-54

(136)
102e

(36)
32e

(15)

Delfland

1665-?

?

Built orginally for spain as
"Na.Sa.del Rosario", crew was 450

70

?

?

?

Delft

1665-1674

Z

Armament in 1666:
16-12,12-6,6-4,2-? ,
crew was 170.
32-34-guns, crew 131-209 (1665-74)

32-36

116

28,5

11,5

Deventer

1665-1673

A

Wreckked.
66-guns, crew 310/284 (1672)
62-guns, crew 290 (1667)

60-66

148

38

14

Drie Koningen

1665-?

- (hired)

 ?

30

?

?

?

Eendracht

1665-1665

Z

Captured by English

32

?

?

?

Elias

1665-1666

- (hired)

Captured by English

34

78e

22e

?

Frisia or Groot Frisia

1665-1692

F

72-guns, crew 400 in 1666. 

72-74

150

42

14,5

Galei van Dover

1665-1667

- (prize)

English Dover Galley?

24

?

?

?

Geldersche Ruiter

1665-1665

A

East indiaman, captured by English.
46-guns, crew 202 (1665)

46

140
105e

39
35e

14

Good Hope

1665-?

- (prize)

English prize.

34

?

?

?

Gouda

1665-1677

A

Armament in 1666:
26-18,26-10,20-6, crew 370
74/72-guns, crew 369/405 (1672)
76-guns, crew 375 (1675) 

71-76

157,5

38

14

Gouden Leeuwen/
Leeuwen

1666-1683

A

Wreckked.Armament in 1666:
8-18,12-12,20-8,10-3, crew 255
50-guns, crew 193/245 (1672/73)

50-54

141,75
(141)

40

14

Groote Herder

1665-1667

A

38-guns, crew 156 (1665) 

38

?

?

?

Hof van Zeeland

1665-1666

Z

Burnt in action. Armament in 1666:
2-36,4-24,18-18,8-16,14-12,6-6,6-5
Crew was 256.

58

?

?

?

Hollandia

1665-?

F (hired)

 40-guns, crew 186/199 (1665)

40

?

?

?

Hollandia

1665-1683

A

Wreckked. Armament 1666:
10-24,18-18,28-12,24-6.
Crew 450. Crew 411 (1671)

80-86

165

41,75

15,25

Hollandsche Tuin

1665-1666

N

Guns: 20-18,2-12,22-8,4-6,8-4,
Crew 250 (1666)

56

 ?

 ?

 ?

Hollandsche Tuin

1665-1666

A

East indiaman, return in comppany.
48-guns, crew 214 (1665)

48

170

39

18,25

Hoop

1665-1665

A

Captured by english.
44-guns, crew 180 (1665)

40-44

(136)
103e

(34)
30e

 ?

Komeetster

1665-1686

A

68-guns, crew 320 (1667)
70-guns, crew 340 (1673)

68-70

152,5

38,5

15

Maarseveen

1665-1665

A (hired)

East indiam., built 1660.
Burnt in action.

78

170

39

18,25

Mars

1665-1665

A

East indiaman,captured by English

46-50

106e

26-6e

 ?

Nagelboom

1665-1667

N

East indiam.,built1660,
Captured by english 1665,
Recaptured 1666.
52-guns, crew 225 (1665)

52

143

34,5

15

Oranje

1665-1665

Z (hired)

East indiaman. Built 1643.
Hired for Zeeland Admiralty (1665)
76-guns, crew 383 (1665)
Burnt in action.

75/76

170

38

18

Oranje

1665-1665

-

Captured by English.

(32)

74e

25-3e

?

Pacificatie

1665-1686

N

Obsolete. Armament in 1666:
22-18,30-12,20-6,1-1, crew 380.
76/80-guns, crew 315/340 (1673)
78-guns, crew 385 (1667)

72-80

160

40

14,5

Postiljon

1665-?

F (hired)

38-guns, crew 201 (1665)

38-40

?

?

?

Prins Hendrik Casimir

1665-1692

F

72-guns, crew 370 (6/1666)
74-guns, crew 251 (1671)
70-guns, crew 392 (8/1666) 

70-74

150

42

14

Reigersbergen /
Blauwe Reiger

1665-1690

A

Guns: 6-24,20-18,26-12,20-4,
crew was 345 (1666).
74-guns, crew 321 (1672)

72-74

157
(152,5)

40
(38,5)

15

Schager Roos

1665-?

A

Probably "Roos"1658

38-40

?

?

?

Slot Honingen

1665-1665

? (hired)

East indiamand, captured by English.

60

112e

36e

16-10e

Sphaera Mundi

1665-?

Z

East indiaman.
40/41-guns, crew 200 (1665)

40-41

?

?

?

St Marie

1665-1665

?

Orgin unknow,swedish?.
Captured by English.

50

106e

26-6e

12-2e

St Paulus

1665-1665

N

East indiaman, captured, and
Burnt by English.
44-guns, crew 190 (1665)

40-44

?

?

?

St Paulus

1665-1665

Z

East indiaman.
Captured by English.

40

84e

25-6e

9-8e

St Pieter

1665-?

F

40-guns, crew 182 (1665) 

40

?

?

?

Steden

1665-?

Z

 ?

36

?

?

?

Steden

1665-?

A

 ?

48

?

?

?

Utrecht or
Wapen van Utrecht,
Stad Utrecht

1665-1690

A

Sunk after action.Armament in 1666:
6-24,18-18,6-12,16-8,
16-3,4-draakjes.Crew 290

60-66

147

38,25

14,5

Vereenigde Provincien

1665-1667

A (hired)

 ?

46-48

?

?

?

Vergulde Phenix

1665-1665

? (hired)

East indiaman, captured by English.

70

113e

36e

16-6e

Vlasblom

1665-?

Z

East indiaman.
46-guns, crew 213 (1665)

40-46

?

?

?

Vollenhove

1665-?

A

28/30-guns, crew 102/110 (1665) 

26-30

?

?

?

Vredewold

1665-1672

F

60-guns, crew 320/249 (1667/72)

60

140

38

14

Walcheren

1665-1689

Z

Wreckked. Armament in 1666:
16-24,14-18,20-12,6-6,14-4.
Crew was 380.
70-guns, crew 295-390 (1667-73)

68-70

155

40

15

Wapen van Enkhuizen

1665-1686

N

Unseaworthy. Armament in 1666:
4-24,22-18,26-12,20-6, crew 360

66-72

152
(150)

38
(39)

14,5
(14)

Ijist

1665-1666
(1663)

A

Armament in 1666: 6-12,12-8,
12-6,4-2, crew was 140.

30-38

114

28

11

Zeven Provincien

1665-1694

M

Broken up. Armament in 1666:
12-36,16-24,14-18,12-12,26-6
Crew was 450-566 (1666-1674)

80

163

43

16,5

Zwanenburg

1665-1665

Z

Burnt in action.
30-guns, crew 120 (1665)

30

?

?

?

Zwolle (advis-jacht)

1665-1667

M

?

16-20

?

?

?

Alkmaar /
wapen van Alkmaar

1666-1693

N

60/62-guns, crew 282 (1672)
64-guns, crew 260 (1673) 

60-64

140

37

14

Bark

1666-1692

A

Lost at sea

24

105

?

?

Brak

1666-1693

A

Burnt in action.
20-guns, crew 75 (1667)
24-guns, crew 93 (1671)

20-24

103,5

25

10,5

Brak

1666-1691

F

 ?

34-36

120

28

?

Convertine

1666-?

? (prize)

English prize,former Portuguese ship.

56

103e

30e

13-6e

Delf

1666-1689

M

Sold.Armament in 1666:
8-24,16-18,22-12,10-6,6-4
62-guns, crew 325/280 (1673)

62-66

146

38

15

Dordrecht

1666-1686

M

Broken up.

50

130

33

13,5

Eendracht

1666-1690

M

Wreckked.Armament 1666:
14-24,26-18,12-12,16-6,8-4
76-guns, crew 450 (1675)
80-guns, crew 370 (1667)
70-80-guns, crew 248-450 (1666-75)

70-80

160

42,5

16

Essex

1666-1667

A (prize)

English prize.
50-guns, crew 255 (1667)

50

(158)
118e

(37)
32-3e

(15,5)
14e

Gelderland

1666-1694

M

Sold.Armament in 1666:
6-24,16-18,24-12,18-4
64-guns, crew 278 (1672)
63-guns, crew 345/320 (1673)

63-64

150

39

15,5

Gouden Leeuw

1666-1686

A

Obsolete.
82-guns, crew 490 (1671)

80-82

178

43,5

16,5

Groningen /
Zwarte Arend

1666-1688

F

Obsolete.
70/72-guns, crew 306/341 (1666)
64/70-guns (1673)

64-72

150

40

14

Jonge prins /
Willem Prins van
Oranje

1666-1686
(1665)

N

Obsolete. Armament in 1666:
2-36,22-18,24-12,12-6,6-4.
Crew was 300.

62-66

150

39

14,75

Justina van Nassau

1666-1686

N

Obsolete.
60-guns, crew 310 (1667)
64-guns, crew 290 (1672)

60-64

145

38

14,75

Kwartier van Nijmegen

1666-1667

M

Guns :16-12,14-8,4-4
crew was 130 (1666).

34

?

?

?

Loyal george

1666-1668

? (prize)

English prize

44

91-6e

29e

?

Maagd van Dordrecht

1666-1695

M

Sold.
68-guns, crew 350 (1688)

60-68

150

40

15

Olifant

1666-1686

A

Obsolete. Crew 472-525 (1667/72)

80-82

171

43

16

Postiljon

1666-1693

A

Fireship in 1693.
20-guns, crew 75 (1667)

20-24

100

24,5

10,25

Ridderschap
(Van Holland)

1666-1690

M

Lost at sea.
Guns: 12-24,12-18,24-12,10-6,8-4.
Crew was 350 (1666).

64-66

150

40

15

Schieland

1666-1694

M

Sold.
50-guns, crew 200 (1688)

50-60

140

37

14

Sneek

1666-1666

F

Burnt in action.
65-guns, crew 326 (1666)

65

150

40

14

Swifsure /
Oudshoorn

1666-?

A (prize)

English prize.
70-guns, crew 360/336 (1672)

64-70

118e

37-10e

16e

Tholen

1666-1666

Z

Burnt in action.
Guns: 8-24,20-18,2-14,22-12,4-6,4-4.
Crew was 310 (1666).

60

145

38

14

Wakende Kraan

1666-1688

A

44-guns, crew 200/193 (1673) 

44-46

?

?

?

Wassenaer

1666-1681

M

Wreckked. Guns: (1666)
22-18,16-12,6-8,12-4, crew was 250
60-guns, crew 225/290 (1672)
54-guns, crew 245 (1671)

54-60

140

37

14

Westfriesland

1666-1683

N

Wreckked. Guns :(1666)
4-36,2-24,20-18,28-12,18-6,6-4
Crew was 400.
80-guns in 1673. 74-guns (1672)
78-guns, crew 330/344 (1673)

74-80

160

40

14,5

Zevenwolden

1666-?

F

 ?

76

150

42

14,5

Dolfijn

1667-1686

A

84-guns, crew 550 (1667)
82-guns, crew 540 (1672) 

82-84

170

43

16

Eenhoorn/
Wapen van Hoorn

1667-1686

N

Broken up.
70-guns, crew 319/329 (1673)

62-70

150

39

14,75

Esssen

1667-1676

A

Sunk after action.
50-guns, crew 255 (1667)

50

?

?

?

Hertog van York

1667-1677

A

Fireship, Blown up in action.

26

?

?

?

Kloek

1667-?

A

 ?

24

103,75

25

10,25

Leiderdorp

1667-?

A

 ?

26

?

?

?

Oranje

1667-?

?

?

50

136

36 ,16

14

Oudkarspel

1667-1692

A

Lost at sea.
38/34-guns, crew 130 (1673)

34-38

123

30

12,5

Patrick

1667-?

? (prize)

English st patrick

48

109e

34e

15-6

Royal Charles

1667-1673

? (prize)

English prize, broken up.

86

170

42

Unity

1667-?

? (prize)

English prize ,ex Dutch.

44

95e

24-6e

Voorzichtigheid

1667-1689

M

84-guns, crew 480/500 (1673)

74-84

165

43

16,5

Vrijheid

1667-1690

M

Sold.
80-guns, crew 510/434 (1673)

74-80

165

43

16,5

Windhond

1667-1689

F

28-guns, crew 88 (1671)

28-34

120

28

?

Woerden

1667-1683

A

Wreckked.
68-guns, crew 320 (1667)

68-72

155

40

15

Bommel

1668-1688

A

Lost at sea.
24-guns, crew 85/100 (1673)

24-26

103,75

25

10,25

Leiden

1668-1677

A

Burnt in action.

34

?

?

?

Suriname

1668-1674

Z

24

?

?

?

Mercurius

1669-1690

N

Crew 100 (1672)

24

106

26

12

Notice : there is two ships, which are not be in Vreugdenhil list (Liefde 1661, and Oranje 1667)

SOURCES :

1. List of men-of-war 1650-1700 part IV, A.Vreugdenhil 1938
2. A Distant Storm: four Day 's battle of 1666, Frank Fox 1996
3. Jim Bender from Kentishknock.com, used next sources :


Unpublished Sources

Admiralty Archives 1.01.47.21 Inventory Number 115 Rotterdam Admiralty ships from 1685 to 1786
States General 1.01.04 Inv. No. 5548 Rotterdam Admiralty List from 26 February 1652

States General "Staet van Oorloge te water voor den jaere 1628".

States General "Staet van Oorloge te water voor den jaere 1629".

States General "Staet van Oorloge te water voor den jaere 1631".

States General "Staet van Oorloge te water voor den jaere 1633".

States General Inv. Nr. 8059 "Staet van Oorloge te water voor den jaere 1654"

States General 1.01.04 Inv. No. 5485 Rotterdam Admiralty Ship List 14 Jan. 1621

States General 1.01.06 Inv. No. 12561-56 Amsterdam Admiralty Ship List 1628

States General 1.01.06 Inv. No. 5516 Ship List (Fragment) Undated but from 1630's

States General 1.01.06 Inv. No. 12561-56 Noorder-Kwartier Ship List 25 May 1629

States General 1.01.04 Inv. No. 5506 Rotterdam Admiralty Ship List 1632 (covering 1628 to 1632)

National Archives 1.03.02 Inv. No. 8 Amsterdam Directors' ships from 8 November 1652

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