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ADDED SHIPS IN 1648-1659


(dir. =director's ship)
(Notice crew numbers including soldiers number if known.)
 *Rhineland voet = 313,9 mm
 

Ship Name

Years

Admiralty

Fate/ Notice

Guns

Length
(ft.)

Beam
(ft.)

Depth
(ft.)

Amsterdam /
(Wapen van Amsterdam)
(Jacht)

1648-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.

(16)

?

?

?

Medea
(fluit)

1648-1658

?

Last mentioned 1658.

24

?

?

?

Aemilia

1649-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.

28

?

?

?

Brak
(jacht)

1649-1666

A

Fireship and expended 1666.
guns:4-8,12-4,2-3 (1652).
4-8,8-4,6-3 (1653).
Crew 70-90 (1652/53).
22-guns, crew 80+15 (1656).

18-22

115

23

10,5

Graaf Willem

1649-1653

A

see ships before 1648

40

?

?

?

Windhond
(jacht)

1649-1665

A

Lost at sea 1665.
4-8,10-4,2-3,2-2 (1652/53).
22-guns, crew 74+10 (1656).
Crew 70-101 (1652/53).

18-22

115
115

23
23

10,5
10,33

Gewapende Ruiter

1649-1652

A

Seized by English 1652.

36

?

?

?

Ship Name

Years

Admiralty

Fate/ Notice

Guns

Length
(ft.)

Beam
(ft.)

Depth
(ft.)

Frisia

1650-1653

F

Blown up in action 1653.
Guns:2-12,4-10,8-8,10-6,4-5.
Crew was 108-110 (1652).

28-29

120
120

28,25
28

11,25
11,25

Overijssel

1650-1687

A

Purchased by navy 1651.
Sold 1687.
This ship must be same as
the 1675 Overijssel (no.801)
16-10,10-6,2-3(1652).
16-10,8-6,4-5,2-3(1653).
Crew 100-132 (1652/53).
6-12,12-8,12-6,4-2,
crew was 140 (1666).

28-34

112
114

28

11

Villeroy

1650-?

(prize)

French prize (brazil).
Not afterwards mentioned.

33

?

?

?

Vrede

1650-1667

A

Last mentioned 1667.
Guns: 8-18,12-12,18-8,8-3.
Crew was 230 (1666).
Crew 205/229, guns 48/56 (1665).
4-24,22-12,14-8,4-6 (1652/53).
Crew 134-192 (1652/53).
4-24,18-12,6-8,4-6 (1654) 

32-56

135
131,5

33
32,5

13
13,5

Enkhuizen /
Maagd van Enkhuizen /
Wapen van Enkhuizen

1651-1665

A (seized)

Last mentioned 1665.
Crew was 164 (1665)
34-guns, crew 110 (1654).
18-12,12-6,4-3.

32-38

120

29,75

11,75

Gelderland

1651-1653

A

Blown up in action 1653.
Guns:16-10,10-6,2-3(1653).
Crew was 112/114(1653).

26-30

112

28

11

Jaarsveld


1651-1653

A

Wrecked 1653.
4-24,22-12,16-8,2-6(1652/53).
Crew 150.

44

130

32

13

Vrijheijt /
Vrijheid

1651-1676

A

Blown up in action 1676. Guns :
4-24,24-12,16-8,2-6 (1652).
4-24,22-12,20-8,2-6,2-3 (1653).
4-24,24-12,14-8,4-6 (1654).
22-18,22-8,16-3 (1666).
Crew 130-210 (1652/53).

46-60

136
134

35
34

14
13,25

Ship Name

Years

Admiralty

Fate/ Notice

Guns

Length
(ft.)

Beam
(ft.)

Depth
(ft.)

Aartsengel Michael /
Hollandia
(fluit)

1652-1660

A (hired)

Hired 1652-53.
Purchased  and renamed 1653.
Sold to VOC 1660.
guns : 4-18,16-12,16-8,4-4.
40-guns, crew 150 in 1653.
4-24,10-18,12-12,16-6 (1654).
4-24,10-18,12-12,10-8,8-6 
crew was 190 (1659)

40-46

143
142

32,75
32,5

15
14,5

Abrahams Offerande

1652-1652

Z (hired)

Hired 1652 at Middelburg.
Wrecked 1652.
8-8, 4-6, 10-4, 2-3
75+25 crew.

24

104

24

?

Adam en Eva

1652-1652

A (hired)

Captured by English 1652.
Fishery patrol.

24

128

27

13

Adelaar

1652-1654

A

Perhaps same ship as in
1653 (Blauwe Arend).
Not afterwards mentioned.
guns : 12-3.

12

70

18

?

Alexander /
Grooten Alexander

1652-1652

A (dir)
(hired)

Wrecked in the storm off the
Shetlands 1652.
28-guns, crew 95/110 in 1652.
Guns: 12-12, 8-8, 6-6, 2-3

28

132
131,5

28
27,75

13
12

Amsterdam

1652-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.
guns:10-12,8-8,8/10-6,4/2-3 (30)
crew was 100-130.

30-34

130
130
130

29
30
28,25

13
12,5
13,25

Amsterdam

1652-1652

A

Foundered in storm 1652.
guns : 18-12, 10-6, 2-4(1652)
crew was 100.

30

120

29

11

Arke Troijane/ Arche Troijane

1652-1653

A (dir)
(hired)

Sunk battle of Portland 1653.
Crew was 88/106 in 1652.
Guns:12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3 (1652/53).

28

116

26,75

12

Beer / Gulden Beer /
Vergulde Beer
(fluit)

1652-1653

M (hired)

Discarded after became infected
by disease 1653.
Guns:6-8,8-6,4-4,6-3(1652).
Crew 91-80+20(1652/53).

23-26

120

25,5

11,5

Blauwen Arend

1652-1653

A (dir)
(hired)

Returned to owners 1653.
4-18,8-12,8-8,6-6,2-3(1652).
12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3(1653).
12-12,4-8,10-6,2-3(1653).
Crew 97-116 (1652/53).

24-30

127
127
120

28,5
28,5
28

12,25
14,5
13

Blauwe Voetsteen
(fluyt)

1652-?

A (dir)
(hired)

source : J.Bender

?

116

24

?

Bonaventura

1652-1653

Z (prize)

English Anthony Bonaventure.

30-36

?

?

?

Brak / Brack
(frigate)

1652-1652

Z

Mentioned 1652.
30-men.

10

?

?

?

Burcht

1652-(1653)

NQ

24-guns, and Crew 100 (1652)

24

?

?

?

Catharina /
Juffrouw Catharina

1652-1652

A (hired)

Captured by English 1652, but
Recaptured 1652.
6-8,8-6,4-4,6-3(1652).
Crew was 70-80.

24

116

25

11,5

David en Goliath/
David en Goliat

1652-?

A (dir.)
(hired)

Belonged Rotterdam chamber
of the VOC.
4-24,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1652).
18-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1653).
18-12,4-8,10-6,2-3(1653).
Crew was 107-125 (1652/53)

34-42

130
132
136

32
32
32

12
12
?

Drie Koningen /
Drie Coningen

1652-1653

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.
36-guns, and crew 120-142 (1652).
guns: 16-12,10-8,6-6,4-4(1652).

36

145

30

14,5

Dolfijn
(frigate)

1652-1652

Z (hired)

Paid off 1652.
14-8, 8-4, 2-3
Crew 73+25

24

105

24

?

Dordrecht / Japonder (1652)
(jacht)

1652-1654

Z (bought)

Built c.1643.
Bought 1652.
Might had been hired before it purchased.
Last mentioned 1654?
4-12, 7-6, 6-3
70+20 men.

17

85

26

?

Dubbele Arend/
Zwarte Arend/
Arend

1652-1653

Z (dir.)
Vl-dir.
(hired)

Last mentioned 1653.
2-12,10-8,10-6,4-4 (1653).
2-12,2-9,9-8,13-6,4-4 (1653).
Crew 111-118 (1652.)

26-30

112

26

12

Eendracht

1652-1653

Z (hired)

2-8, 9-6, 5-4
crew 95

16

90

23,5

?

Eendracht

1652-1653

Z

Burnt in action.

24

?

?

?

Eenhoorn
(frigate)

1652-1653

Z

Mentioned 1652.
Fireship in 1653.
Not afterwards mentioned.

?

?

?

?

Elias

1652-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Captured by English (Gabbard)
guns: 4-24,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3
crew was 107-112.
406e tons, draught=14-6e.

34

132,5
101e

30
27-6e

13
11-6e

Engel /Engel Michiel / St. Michiel

1652-1653

A (dir)
(hired)

Returned to owners 1653.
Crew 99-110 (1652/53). 
guns: 12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3(1652/53).
10-12,8-8,8-6,2-3(1653).

28

120
120
120

27,75
27,5
27,75

13
13
13,5

Engel

1652-1652

N (hired)

Lost 1652.

?

?

?

?

Engel Gabriel

1652-1653

A (hired)

Sunk in action at battle of portland.
Guns:18-12,10-8,4-6,4-4(1652).
crew was 120-142.

36

130

30

13,5

Engel Gabriel

1652-1652

A (dir.)
(hired)

Discarded in late 1652.
crew was 110.
Guns:12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3.

28

124

28,5

13,5

Faam / Faem /
Vliegende Faam

1652-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Returned to owners 1653.
12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3(1652/53).
Crew was 96-130.

28

116

28

11

Faam / Faem

1652-1653

Z (hired)

Captured by English.
4-12, 16-6, 8-4, 2-3.
79+25 crew.

30

108
115

25
25

11,5
?

Fortuin

1652-1652

?

Captured by English.
A ship of Vlissingen.

34

?

?

?

Galjas van Middelburg

1652-1652

Z

Not afterwards mentioned.

26

?

?

?

Gelderland

1652-1652

F

Not afterwards mentioned, probably
sunk with Saint Nicholas 1652.
80-men.

24

106

25,5

11

Gelderland / Schiedam

1652-1652

M

Blown up in action.
4-24,14-12,4-8,8-6
crew was 90+35 (1652).

30

?

?

?

Gideon /
Nieuw Gideon /
Gideon van Zaandam

1652-1653

A (dir.)

Last mentioned 11/1653.
Guns:
4-24,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1652/53).
18-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1653).
Crew was 95-146 (1652/53).

34

132

29,5

13,5

Gouden Leeuw

1652-1653

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.
Described as obsolete 1652.
Guns:6-8,8-6,4-4,4-3,2-2.
Crew 59-75.

24

112
113

26
26

12,5
12

Gouden Leeuw

1652-1653

Mi
(hired)

Lost in the storm 11/1653.
Guns:4-24,4-12,14-8,6-6,2-4(1652).
Crew was 95+25-126(1652/53).

30-34

124

28

?

Gouden Leeuwinne/
Gouden Leeuwin /
Leeuwinne /

1652-1653

Mi
(hired)

Paid off 11/1653.
4-24,2-12,14-8,8-6,2-4/
2-24,2-18,10-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1653).
Crew was 110-128.

30

120

27,5

?

Graaf Hendrik /
Prins Hendrik

1652-1653

F (dir.)
(hired)

Wrecked 1653.
2-24,2-12,2-9,12-6,4-5,4-4,4-3/
2-24,6-12,4-9,6-8,2-6,10-5,4-3(1653).
Crew was 110-134 (1653).

30-34

129

27,5

13

Graaf Willem

1652-1653

F(hired)

Hired 1652-(53).
14-8, 9-6, 3-4.
110-men.
Source: J.Bender

26

129

28

12

Graaf Zonderland /
Graef Sonderland

1652-1652

A (hired)

Fireship. Not afterwards mentioned.

18

107

23

11

Groenewold

1652-1655

F

Last mentioned 1655.
Guns:12-18,12-12,10-8,8-6(1655).

42-44

132,5
132

31
31

13
13

Groningen

1652-?

F

44-guns, Crew 199/182 in 1665.
8-18,14-12,16-8,2-6 (1665).
Crew 154 (1665).

40-44

132

31

14,5

Groningen Nicolaes

1652-1653

F (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.
Guns:4-8,8-6,10-4,2-2(1652/53).
Crew was 77-90.

24-28

106

25,5

11

Groote Liefde /
Liefde

1652-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Captured by English
in 1653.Recaptured 1665.
2-24,18-12,14-6,4-3
and crew 114 (1652).
RN: Great Charity.
453e tons, draught = 14-0e

38
46e

136
132
106e

29
29
28-4e

14
13,5
11-0e

Groote vergulde Fortuin/
Fortuijn / Gulde Fortuijn

1652-1653

A (hired)
(dir.)

Last mentioned 7/1653.
Guns:4-24,16-12,11-6,4-3(1652/53).
Crew was 114.

35-46

141
141
140

31,5
31
31,5

14,5
14,5
?

Gulden Haan /Gulden Haen

1652-1653

Z (dir.)
Mi-dir.

Captured by English.
a Middelburg ship.
Guns:8-18,4-12,18-8,6-6(1653).
Crew was 95+26.

30-36

124

29

?

Gulden Zaal/
Gouden Zael/Sael

1652-1652

A

Fireship. Not afterwards mentioned.
25-men.

?

?

?

?

Haes or Haas /
(Haas in het Veld)

1652-?

Z (dir.)
(hired)

Mentioned 1652.
Guns:4-8,10-6,6-4(1653).
Crew 90-75+22.

20

112

24

?

Haes / Haas

1652-1653

Vl-dir.
(hired)

Served 1652-53.
Guns:4-18,2-12,10-8,10-6/
4-18,3-12,2-10,2-9,7-8,12-6(1653).
Crew 104-121.

26-30

113
112

26,5
26,5

12
12

Haes in het Veld

1652-1652

Z (hired)

Discarded 1652.
8-12, 14-6, 5-4, 3-3
110-men.

30

116

25

?

Hector

1652-1652

A (dir.)

Not afterwards mentioned.

34

?

?

?

Hector van Troje
(Troijanus,Troijen)/
Hector

1652-1652

F (hired)

Not afterwards mentioned.
Guns:4-8,8-6,6-4,4-3,2-2.
Crew 75.

24

108
106
106

25,5
25,25
24,5

11,5
11,5
11,5

Henriette Louise

1652-1654

F (hired)

Built 1637, east indiaman.
Returned to owners.

40-50

?

?

?

Hercules

1652-1652

Z (prize)

English prize.
Not afterwards mentioned.

36

?

?

?

Hert

1652-?

-(prize)

English Hart.
Not afterwards mentioned.

12

?

?

?

Holland /
Wapen van Holland
(frigate)

1652-1653

M

Captured, and burnt by English.
16-12,2-8,8-6,4-4 (1652).
Crew 75+32/90+20.

30

106*

?

?

Hollandia

1652-1653

A

Sunk in action 1653.
Guns:18-12,14-6 (1652).
18-12,12-6 (1653).
Crew was 110-132.

30-32

?

?

?

Hollandia

1652-1653

A (hired)

Same ship as above?
Last mentioned 1653.
Guns:18-12,12/14-6,2-4(1652).
Crew 90-122 (1652).

32/34

130

29

13

Hollandia
(pinnace)

1652-1652

M (hired)

Discarded 1652.
100-men guns: 4-8, 10-6, 8-4.

22

?

?

?

Hollandia

1652-1653

M (hired)

Paid off 1653.
Guns:2-12, 12-8, 6-6, 4-4, 2-2.
89-104 men

26

115

25

12

Hollandsche Tuin

1652-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.
Guns:6-8,8-6,4-4,2-3,4-2.
Crew 70-97 (1652/53).

24

116
116

26
25,5

11,5
12

Hond

1652-1652

?

Captured by English.
Orgin unknown.

(36)

?

?

?

Hoop (Fluit)

1652-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.
Crew 80 (1652).
Guns:6-8,10-6,6-3,2-2/
8-8,12-6,6-3,2-2 (1652).

24-28

121
120

26,75
26

11,5
11,5

Hoop

1652-?

A (hired)

Guns:
4-10,4-8,12-6,6-3,2-2 (1652).
Crew was 90.

28

120,5
120,5

25,5
25,5

11,25
11-4

Hoop /
Groote Hoop

1652-1653

A

Fireship.
Last mentioned 1653.

26

?

?

?

Hoop /
Cleijn Hoop

1652-1653

A

Fireship.

15

?

?

?

Huis van Nassau

1652-1652

N
(hired)

Hired 5/1652-12/1652.
104men.

28

?

?

?

Jonas

1652-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.
Guns:3-12,4-8,11-6,6-5,2-3(1653).

26-30

139
136

26,5
27

12,75
?

Jonas

1652-?

M (dir.)

36-guns, crew 125 (1652)

36

?

?

?

Jupiter

1652-1653

A (hired)

Hired from Venice.
Lost at sea in 1653.
Guns: 4-12,10-8,12-6,2-4(1652).
Crew 100.

28

130

30

14

Kalmar Sleutel /
Calmer Sleutel

1652-1652

M (hired)

Sunk in action 1652.
Fishery patrol.
Guns:4-8,6/10-6,6-4,4-3.
Crew was 90.

20/24

103

25

11

Kampen /
Campen

1652-1677

A

Last mentioned 1677.
Guns:8-18,12-12,18-8,8-3(1666).
Crew was 230.
4-18,16-12,2-8,18-6(1652).
4-18,16-12,20-6(1652/53).
Crew was 120-216 (1652/53).
4-18,22-12,10-8,4-6 (1654) 
54-guns, crew 216 in 1665.

40-54

128
128,5
133

32
32
32

13
13
?

Keizer /Keijser

1652-1653

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.

24

122

25

11,5

Koning David / Coninck Davidt
(fluit)

1652-1653

M
(bought)

Fireship. Expended 1653.
14-men.

?

98

23,5

10,75

Kroon Imperiaal/
Croon Imperiael

1652-1653

A (dir)
(hired)

Sunk in action 2/1653.
Crew 125.
Guns:2-24,16-12,12-6,4-3 (1652).
20-12,14-6,4-4 = 38

34-38

130

30

12,5 (12,25)

Land van Belofte

1652-1652

N

Captured by English.

24

123

27

14

Lastdrager

1652-1653

N (Hired)

Guns: 10-8,10-6,6-4,2-3.
103-men.

28-32

?

?

?

Liefde

1652-1652

Ho
(hired)

Lost (by storm) after battle 11/1652.
Guns:4-18, 8-12,6-8,6-6, 2-4, 2-3(1652).
Crew 110.

28

135
135,5

27
27

13,25
13,5

Liefde

1652-1653

Z (hired)

Captured by English.
Crew 86 (1652).
guns:2-9,20-6,4-3(1652).

26

116

26

?

Liefde

1652-1653

Z

Last mentioned 1653.

30

?

?

?

Liefde

1652-1653

M

Fireship. Last mentioned 1653.

?

?

?

?

Liefde
(pinnas)

1652-1652

Z

Fireship.
Not afterwards mentioned.

15

?

?

?

Louise Hendrika /
Prinses Louise /
Louise Henriette/
Louise

1652-1653

Z (hired)
Mi-VOC

East indiaman.
Built 1635, 375 “last”.
48-guns, crew 228 (1652).

45-48

?

?

?

Maagd van Dordrecht

1652-1652

M

Seized by English.
Guns:6-10,12-8,8-6,crew 60+20.

26

106

?

?

Maagd van Enkhuizen /
Maeght van Enkhuizen

1652-1653

En
(hired)

Sunk in action 1653.
14-12, 8-8-, 6-4, crew 110 (3/1653)
Source: J.Bender

28/30

120

28

?

Madonna della Vigna

1652-1653

A (hired)

Built at (Livorno) in (1640s.)
Sunk in action 1653.
Crew was 100+25.

28

128

35,5

?

Marcus Curtius

1652-1652

A (hired)

Captured by English.
6-8,8-6,4-4,4-3,2-2, crew 70.

24

120

25

11

Maria
(fluit)

1652-1652

M (hired)

Hired from Amsterdam.
Not afterwards mentioned.
6-8,10-6,8-3/4.
Crew 67-80+20-25.

24

119

26,75

12,33

Maria

1652-1652

A (hired)

Captured by English.
Crew 100 (1652).
4-12,16-8,6-6,4-4.

30

134,75
133

29
29

13-9
13-9

Middelburg

1652-1652

A  

Seized by English.  

28 

106 

Middleburg

1652-1652

A

Captured by English.

30

?

?

?

Middelburg

1652-1652

Z (hired)

East Indiaman.
Not afterwards mentioned.

?

?

?

?

Middelburg

1652-1652

Mi
(hired)

Paid off 1652.
105-men
source: J.Bender

30

?

?

?

Nassouw van den Burg
/ Burg / Nassauw

1652-1653

A (dir)
(hired)

(East Indiaman).
Crew 112-125 (1652/53).
4-24,14-12,4-8,10-6,2-3 (1652).
4-24,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3 (1652/53).
18-12,4-8,10-6,2-3 (1653).

34-38

132
130
130
130

32
32
32
30

12
12
13
12

Neptunis /Neptunus

1652-?

A (hired)

Guns :4-24,12-12,6-8,6-6,4-4,4-3
crew was 122 (1652).

34-36

138

32

13

.

Nieuw kasteel

1652-1653

NQ
(hired)

Discarded 3/1653.
65-men.

14

?

?

?

Noachs Arke or Arke Noachs

1652-1652

A

Captured by English.

24

?

?

?

Omlandia

1652-1653

A

Sunk in action 1653.
12-12,6-8,10-6,2-3/
12-12,6-8,10-6,2-5,2-3(1652/53).
Crew was 100-109.

30-32

128

28

12,5

Omlandia

1652-1655

F (bought)

Last mentioned 1655.

40-44

125

29

11,5

Ooievaar

1652-1652

?

Captured by English.
397e bm.Draught = 11-9e

(36)

97e
(keel)

27-9e

12-6e

Oranjeboom

1652-1653

M
(bought)

Fireship. Expended 1653.
13-men.

?

108

23

10

Ostende /Oostende
(frigate)

1652-(1653)

Z (hired)

Fireship.Hired (1653).

14

?

?

?

Patentia

1652-1653

A

Last mentioned 1653.
4-8,10-6,4-4,4-3,2-2(1652).

24

130

25

11

Peereboom

1652-1653

N (hired)

Hired at Amsterdam 1652.
Not afterwards mentioned.
4-8,10-6,2-5,4-4,4-3(1652/53).

24

112

24,5

11,5

Pelicaen

1652-?

A (hired)

?

136

29,25

?

Phoenix

1652-1652

- (prize)

English prize, recaptured 1652.

36

96e

28-6e

14-3e

Pieter

1652-1652

M

Captured by English.

(32)

?

?

?

Postpaert / Postpaard

1652-1653

F (hired)

Served untill 11/1653.
30-guns, crew 90-110 (1652/53)
10-12,8-8,10-6,2-3.

30

118
118

28
28

11
13

Prins /
Prins te Paert

1652-1653

M (Dir.)

(Sunk in action 1653).
4-24,2-18,6-12,10-8,12-6,4-3/
4-24,2-18,4-12,2-10,10-8,12-6,4-3
crew was 130-168 (1652/53).

34-38

?

?

?

Prins en Prinses
(Galiot?)

1652-1652

A (hired)

Not afterwards mentioned.

?

?

?

?

Prins Maurits /
Mauritius

1652-1652

A (dir.)
(hired)

Wrecked November 19,
due to bad piloting.
Crew 116-125, Guns :
22-12,8-6,4-3/
18-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1652).

34

130

30

13

Prins Maurits

1652-1653

N

Purchased 1651.
Captured and sunk by English.
Crew 86-115, guns:
2-18,10-12,6-8,12-6,2-2(1652/53).

28-32

116

30

11

Prins Willem

1652-1662

Mi-VOC
Z (hired)

Mi-VOC Built 1649-1651,
East indiam.
600 “last”
Lost with all crew in 1662.
Guns:4-24,22-18,10-12,6-8(1652/53).
56-guns, crew 283 (1652).

42-56

170
181

38
45

18
18

Prins Willem

1652-1653

A / N

Wrecked 1653.
guns:
6-12,12-8,8-6,2-3(1652).
6-12,14-8,6-6,2-5,2-3(1653).
Crew 100-113 (1652/53).

28-32

128

29

12

Prinses Aemilia /
Aemilia/ Princessaemilia8-6(1655).?.

1652-1653

A (hired)

Same ship, what was in 1649?.
Same ship that in Vreudenhill
ship “Prinses” 1653 no:291?.
Captured 1653.
4-12,14-8,8-6,2-4(1652).
Crew was 90-107 (1652/53).

28

120

28

10,5

Prinses Aemilia /
Aemilia/ Princessa

1652-1654

A

Convoyer.
Last mentioned 1654.
crew 24, 10-guns

10

70

18

?

Prinses Albertina/
Prinses Albertina van Oraigen

1652-1653

F (hired)

Stranded off  Scheveningen 3/1653.
6-8,14-6,4-4,2-3(1652).
Crew 90.

24-26

107,5

26

11,5

Prinses Royaal /
Prinses Roijael

1652-1652

A (hired)

Sunk in collision.
Guns: 12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3, crew 110.

28

127

27

12,5

Roode Haas /
Rode Haes /
Roode Haes

1652-1653

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.

28

?

?

?

Roode Leeuw

1652-1652

N (hired)

Returned to owners 1652.

24

126,5

26,5

13

Roskam / Roscam
(pinas)

1652-1653

M (hired)

Paid off 1653.
4-12,6-8,10-6,6-4 (1652).
4-12,2-8,10-6,8-4 (1653).
Crew 95 (1653).
89-100 men.

24-26

112

?

?

Rozeboom

1652-1653

A (hired)

Captured by English in battle
of Gabbard. Guns: 12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3
crew was 110 (1653).
268 bm.Draught=14-0e

28

118
84e

27
24-6e

12,5(12)
11-6e

Rosenkrans /
Rosencrans

1652-1653

M (prize)

English Garland 1620.
Guns: 20-18,22-12/
18-18,20-12,5-6 (1653).
Sunk 1653.

42-43

96e

32e

13-10e

Rosencrans

1652-

A (hired)

?

?

?

?

?

Salamander

1652-1653

Z

Mentioned 1652-53.
6-18, 2-16, 14-12, 2-6
110-men.
source : J.Bender

24

125

28

?

Sampson

1652-1652

N

Fishery patrol from Enkhuizen.
Captured by English 1652.

24

?

?

?

Sampson /
Sanson /
Santsum

1652-1653

Ho
(hired)

Returned 11/1653.
4-24,10-12,6-8,6-6,4-4(1652).
(Vreugdenhil:Captured English 1652?)

24-30

132
132
129

27
27,25
26,25

13,5
13,5
13,5

Samson

1652-1653

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1653.
16-8,8-4,2-2(1652).
14-8,2-6,6-4,2-2(1653).
Crew 60-100 (1652/53).

24-26

120
127

29
27

11
?

Salomons Oordeel

1652-1653

A (hired)

Not afterwards mentioned.
100-men.

28

141

31

?

Sara

1652-1653

Z (hired)
F (hired)

Returned to owners 1653.
Vreugdenhil= Z directors.
4-8,10-6,8-4/3,2-2
crew was 83/90 (1652/53).

24

116
116

25,75
26

11,5
12

Schaapherder /
Schaepherder

1652-1652

F (hired)

Stranded off  Scheveningen 3/1653.
crew 90, 26-guns (1652).
2-10, 14-6, 4-4, 4-3, 2-2.

26-28

119

25,25

11

Schel / Vergulde Schel

1652-?

N (hired)

6-8,8-6,10-4/3 (1652).
6-8,8-6,8-3,2-2 (1653).
Max crew was 110.

24

?

?

?

Sphera Mundi
(fluyt)

1652-1657

M (hired)

Privateer use 1654-57 as Spermonde.
2-12,6-8,6-6,6-4,4-3,2-2
crew 92 (1652).

26

?

?

?

St. Andries

1652-?

A (hired)

?
Vreudenhill list: hired 1665, and
last mentioned 1667.

?

136

29,5

?

St. Jacob

1652-1652

M
(bought)

Bought as a fireship, but sent in for repairs 1652. 90-“last”

2

?

?

?

St. Jan

1652-1652

N

Not afterwards mentioned.

24

?

?

?

St. Jan Battiste

1652-1652

N (hired)

Hired at Amsterdam 1652.
Captured by English 7/1652.

24

118

25

12

St. Jeronimus

1652-1652

N (dir.)
Me-dir
(hired)

Built 1645, hired 1652.
a Medemblick merchant ship.
Discarded 11/1652.
8-12,6-8,8-6,4-3/2
Crew 100, 30-guns (1652).
Not afterwards mentioned.

26-30

131,5
(116)

27,5
(28)

12,5
(11)

St. Joris (pinas)

1652-1653

Z

Service 1652-53.
2-9, 14-6, 4-4, 4-3(1652)
2-9,2-8,10-6,3-5,4-4,2-3(1653)
crew 110/100 (1652/53).

23/24

95
90

25
25

11
11

St. Laurens

1652-1652

Z (dir.)

Captured by English.
105-men

30

?

?

?

St. Marc

1652-?

A (hired)

?

?

130

30

?

St. Maria

1652-1652

A (dir.)
(hired)

Damaged at battle of Dover.
Discarded 1653.
Guns: 12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3/
12-12,8-8,5-6,2-4,4-3
crew 100-102 (1652).

28-31
(37)

122

27

11,25

St. Maria

1652-?

A

Fireship.

15

117

24

13

St. Matheeus

1652-1653

A (dir.)

Captured by English at
battle of Gabbard.
4-24,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3(1652).
4-24,20-12,16-8,2-3(1653).
Crew 114-155 (1652/53).

34-42
(50)

144
144
140

36
34
34

15
15
15

St. Michiel

1652-?

A

Fireship.

15

84

22,25

9

St. Nikolaas /
St. Nicolaes

1652-1652

F (hired)

Hired merchantmen.
Sunk in collision with
Gelderland 1652.(all hands)
12-8,4-6,6-4,2-3, crew 90.

24

116

26

12,25

St. Paul

1652-1652

M

Fishery protection vessel.
Captured by English 1652.

24

100*
109-1
84e

24*
26-2
25-6e

9-9*
10-7
9-8e

St. Phillipe

1652-?

A (hired)

?

?

136

30

?

St. Pieter

1652-1652

M (dir.)

Lost at sea.

29

?

?

?

St. Pieter (fluit)

1652-1653
(1653)

M (dir.)

4-12,12-8,6-6,4-4,2-3
crew was 100 (1653). 

28

123

28

12,5

St. Pieter

1652-1654

A (hired)

Hired from Livorno.
Captured Enlish 1653.
Retaken same month.
Paid off 1654.

28

130

30

?

St. Pieter

1652-1654

A (hired)

Same ship as above?.
Confiscated by Tuscans 1654.
10-12,8-8,8-6,2-3(1653.)
Suitable for hiring 1652.
Put to sea 04/1653.

28

123
123
128

28,25
28-7
28

13
12,5
?

St. Salvador

1652-1652

A (dir)

Wrecked  in the storm 1652.
4-18,14-12,10-8,4-6,2-3
crew was 125 (1652).

34

130

30

13,5

St. Vincent /
Vincent

1652-1653

Ha
(hired)

Wrecked 1653.
28-guns, crew 101/110 (1653).

28

113

26

12

Stad Groeningen en Ommelanden

1652-1653

F (bought)

Bought by Groningen 1652, and
completed 1653.
Lost at Gabbard 1653.
4-12,2-10,12-8,10-4 (1652).
4-12, 6-10, 10-8, 8-6, 6-4 (1653).

28-34

120

28

11,5

Stad Leiden

1652-?

A (hired)

?

?

?

?

?

Stad Medemblik

1652-1653

N

Captured by English 1653.
30-guns, crew 108 (1653).

26-30

?

?

?

Star /
Morgenstar/
Morgenster /
Morge Sterre

1652-1653

A (hired)

Hired at Venice 1652.
Lost at sea 1653.
28-guns, crew 100 (1653).

28

125

28

?

Struisvogel /
Vogelstruis

1652-1653

A-VOC

East indiaman,
built 1640-1641.
“500” last.
captured by English.
22-18,18-12 (1653).
811e bm.
Draught = 19-0e

40

160
116e
(keel)

38
36-3e

16
17e

Susanna /
Suzanne /
Suzanna

1652-1654

A (hired)

Last mentioned 1654.
4-12,10-8,6-6,6-4,2-3 (1653).

28

133
133

29
29,5

?
?

Swarte Arend /
Zwarte Arend /
St.Francisco /
Swarte Reiger /
Zwarte Reiger

1652-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Captured by English.
12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3 (1652).

24-28

133
133

28,25
27,25

13,25
13,25

Swarte Arend /
Swarte Arent /
Zwarte Arend

1652-1654

A (hired)

Hired at Venice 1652.
Built c.1642.
Paid off 1654.
6-12,12-8,10-4 (1652).
Crew was 100.

28

130
130
130

28,5
28
28,25

13
13
13,25

Swarte Beer /
Zwarte Beer /
Beer

1652-1653

Mo-dir
N (dir.)
(hired)

Built 1649.
a ship of Monnikendam.
Served late 1653.
2-18,8-12,14-8,6-4,2-3 (1653).
Crew 95-106.

32

132
130

27
31

14
?

Swarte Leeuw /
Zwarte Leeuw

1652-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

The ship was hampered by
low water in the Zuider Zee.
Crew 110-128.
Guns: 12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3 (1652/53).

28-30

130
130
128

28
28
28

13,25
13,5
?

Tholen

1652-1652

?

Not afterwards mentioned(Brazil).

?

?

?

?

Tromslager
(galjoot)

1652

?

Not afterwards mentioned.

?

?

?

?

Valck /Gulden Valck

1652-?

A (dir.)
(hired)

Guns:12-12,8-8,6-6,2-3(1652/53).
Crew was 95/110.

28

132,5
132,5
132,5

26,5
26,16
26

12,75
12,75
14

Vale Haan /
Vale Haen

1652-1653

N

Fireship. Not afterwards mentioned.

12

?

?

?

Varken

1652

Z

Fireship. Not afterwards mentioned.

?

?

?

?

Venetia

1652-1653

A (hired)

Hired at Venice 1652.
Not afterwards mentioned.
10-12,14-6,4-3 (1653).

28

130

28

?

Vergulde Buis
(ex Gulde Buijs)

1652-1652

F (hired)

Hired from Amsterdam 1652.
Fireship. Not afterwards mentioned.

16

112

23,5

10,5

Vergulde Haan

1652-?

Mi-dir

30-guns, crew 105 (1652)

30

?

?

?

Vergulde Halve Maen/
Halve Mane (Mo-dir)

1652-1653

En-dir/
Mo-dir.

Edam Directors.
Captured by English.
332 tons. (english).
Draught = 14-0e
30-guns, crew 107 (1653).

26-30
36e

120
97e

27
25e

12
10-8e

Vergulde Sael /
Zael /
Pinas Sael
(pinas) (fireship)

1652-1652

A (hired)

Fireship, hired from Amsterdam.

25

98,5

25

13

Vergulde Sonne (Zon) /
Schellinckhout /
Sonne

1652-1653

En-dir
(hired)

Taken 1653.
4-18,8-12,6-8,6-6,2-4,2-2 (1653).
Crew was 110.

28

127

26

12,5

Vlissingen

1652-1652

Z
(hired)

Hired at Vlissingen.
Discarded 1652.
10-12, 10-6, 2-4, 4-3
Crew 100
Source : J.Bender

26

108

25

?

Vrede

1652-1653

A-VOC
(hired)

East indiamen. Returned to owners
(11/1653).
Crew 200 (1652).
Guns: 6-18, 14-12,12-8 and
crew 206+30 soldiers (7/1653).

32
(40)

155

38

12

Wapen van Nassau

1652-1652

F (Hired)

Heavily damaged in battle 1652,
and was not repaired.
4-24,13-12,10-8,7-6,2-3 (1652).
Crew 127 (1652).

36

130

32

12

Wapen van Rotterdam

1652-1652

M

Seized by English.
2-24,4-12,12-8,8-6 (1652).
Crew was 70+20.

26

106*

?

?

Wapen van Rotterdam

1652-1652

M

Fireship. Wrecked, and lost.

?

?

?

?

Wapen van der Veere/
Wapen van Veere

1652-1653

Ve
(hired)

Directors of Veere.
Survived at the war.
4-18,4-12,18-8,8-6,4-3 (1653).
One 8 pdrs. was burst.
Crew 116-124.

38

123,5

28

12

Wapen van Zierikzee

1652-1653

Zi
(hired)

Directors of Zierikzee.
Discarded 1653.
4-12, 18-8, 8-6, 4-4.
115-men.
Source: J.Bender

34

?

?

?

Wapen van Zweden(Sweden)

1652-1653

Z (hired)

Paid off 1653.
8-8, 10-6, 6-4.
Crew 100

24
(28)

95

26,5

?

Waterhond /
Waterhont
(jacht)

1652-1653

F (hired)

4-8,2-6,2-5,6-4,2-3 (1652/53).
crew 60.

16

100

24

11

Waterhond

1652-1652

M

Captured by English.

24

?

?

?

Westergo /
Westergoo/
Steede van Vrieslandt

1652-1653

F

Captured by English 1653.
6-12,10-8,6-6,4-4,2-3 (1652/53).
Crew 110.
273e bm., draught= 13-0e

28

114
114
86e
(keel)

26,5
26,25
24-6e

12
12
11-6e

Westfriesland

1652-1658
(1648)

A (hired)

Vreugdenhill: 1648-1658.
Last mentioned 1658.
4-12,16-8,6-6,2-3 (1652).
4-12,16-8,8-6 (1652).
4-12,14-8,6-6,2-4,2-3 (1653).
Crew 90-110 (1652/53).

26-30

118
122

28
28

10,5
12

Witte Duif

1652

(prize)

English prize, used as fireship.
Last mentioned 1652.

?

?

?

?

Witte Lam/
Lam

1652-1653

Vl-dir.
(hired)

Guns:4-24,2-18,12-12,14-8,2-6/
2-24,6-18,10-12,4-10,12-8,4-6(1653).

34-38

129

28

12,5

Witte Lam /
Lam

1652-1652

A (dir.)
(hired)

Discarded 12/1652.
12-12, 8-8, 6-6, 2-3
crew 80-96 (1652)

28-30

127
127

27,25
27

12,5
13

Witte Oliphant

1652-1654

A (hired)

Hired at Livorno 1652.
Paid off 1654.
28-guns, crew 100.
7-12, 7-8, 12-6, 2-4, 2-3

28-30

134

29

?

Zeelandia /
Wapen van Zeeland

1652-1665

Z (bought)

Built 1648(1642=Bender)
at Veere by Johan Keijser.
Bought 9.9.1652
Captured by English 1665.
401 tons, draught 15 (english).
32-guns (1654).

32-44

116
116
95 kl.
93e

29
29

28-6e

11,5
10,5

9e

Zevenwolden /
Sevenwolden

1652-1653

F (bought)

Purchased 1652, and completed 1653?
Sunk in action 8/1653.
18-12,10-8,8-6(1652).
4-24,4-18,12-12,6-8,6-6,6-4(1653).
4-24,4-18,8-12,6-8,6-6,6-4(1653).
Crew was 125-140 (1652/53).

34-38

122
122

28,5
28,5

11,25
11

Zon

1652-1653

N (dir.)

Lost in action.

28

?

?

?

Zwaan

1652-1652

A

Captured by English.
Fishery Patrol.

28

?

?

?

Ship Name

Years

Admiralty

Fate/ Notice

Guns

Length
(ft.)

Beam
(ft.)

Depth
(ft.)

Amsterdam

1653-1689

A

Captured by French 1689.
Guns(1666):
22-18,22-8,16-3, crew 290.
22-18,10-12,12-8,6-6 (1654)
68-guns, crew 290/339 (1665)
50-guns, crew 170 (1658)

50-68

140

34,5

14

Blauwe Visscher
(Blauwen Visser)
(jacht)

1653-1659

Z(bought)

Hired 1652 and bought 1653.
Last mentioned 1659.
30-38 men.

16

60

?

?

Boom der Liefde

1653-?

Z (bought)

8-6, 4-4.
36-men.

12

?

?

?

Breda

1653-?

A-VOC

East Indiaman.
Built 1637, 525 (550) “last”.
Hired 1653.
Returned to owners.
Listed still 12/1659.
Guns: 4-18,18-12,10-6 (1653).
Crew was 196+100 soldiers (1653).
Draft was 21ft.

32

170

38

12,5

Burcht van Leiden /
Burg van Leiden

1653-1674
1653-1685

A

Built at Edam.
Chartered to Denmark 1666-7.
Last mentioned 1674.
Last mentioned 1685 (J.Bender)
Guns:4-24,10-18,12-12,10-8,8-6(1654).
Crew 117+30 (1656).
Crew 150 (1658)
40-guns, crew 190 (1659).

40-48

132,5

32

13,5

Catharina /
Catarina

1653-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Captured by English in
battle of Gabbard.
Guns:10-12,8-8,8-6,2-3
/12-12,6-8,8-6,2-3, crew 110 (1652).

28

125
125

28,5
29,25

13
12,5

David en Goliath

1653-?

M (dir.)
(VOC)

Belonged Rotterdam chamber
of the VOC

(36)

130

32

12

Dordrecht

1653-1673

Z

Built at Middelburg.
Last mentioned 1673.
2-24,4-18,16-12,12-8,16-6(1666).
Crew was 210. 
46/49-guns, crew 146/210 (1665)

40-50

130
130
107kl.

34
33

13,5
13,5

Drie Vergulde Haken

1653-?

N

Fishery patrol.
Mentioned 1653.

?

?

?

?

Eendracht

1653-1665
(1654)

M

Blown up in action, only five saved
out of 409 aboard. Guns :
16-24,12-12,20-8,10-6 (1653)
3-36,22-24,14-18,12-12,22-6 (1665)
Crew 315-409 (1656-1665).
Designed dimensions in Maas voet:
(Rhineland)
137,5 x 34,25 x 13,5(13) and
150 x 38 x 15 in Amsterdam voet.

58-73

150
137,5*
137,5*
measured
152

38
34,25*
34,25*
measured
37-4

15
13,5*
13*
measured
15-3


Engel Gabriel

1653-?

A (hired)

Hired c.1653
Guns:6-12, 12-6, 8-4, 2-3(6/1653).
crew 110.

28

120
120,5

27,5
27,5

12,75
12,75

Fortuin
(fireship)

1653

A

Fireship. Probably expended 1653.

?

?

?

?

Frisia /
Klein Frisia

1653-1676

F (hired)

Hired at Amsterdam.
Last mentioned 1676.
14-12,10-8,6-6,4-3(1653).
crew was 110.
Crew 205 in 1665, and 180 in 1666.
38/40-guns, crew 177-191 (1665/66)

32-42

120
120
120

28
30
29

12,5
12
?

Gekroonde Liefde

1653-1653

Mi-VOC
(hired)

Wrecked 11/1653 (all lost).
Ruyter flagship 4-5/1653.
36-40 guns, crew 128-150 (1653).
Guns:4-18,2-12,20-8,8-6,2-4.

34-40

136

29

?

Gerechtigheid

1653-1653

A-VOC
(hired)

Hired.
Wrecked 1653.
Guns:6-18,14-12,12-6,2-3.
Crew was 105-165.

34/42

136
136

30
30,5

13,5
13,5

Gulden Draak

1653-?

A (hired)

East Indiaman. Mentioned 1653.

?

?

?

?

Gulden Pelikaan/
Gulden Pelicaen

1653-1653

A (dir.)

Captured by English.
10-12,8-8,8-6,2-3(1653).
Crew was 120.

28-30

126

26,75

12,5

Gulden Reaal /
Gouden Reael

1653-1653

A (hired)

Wrecked (lost in storm)1653.
4-12,8-8,10-6,4-4,2-3.
Crew 73-110.

28-30

125,5

26-7

13

Hammetje

1653-1653

Z

Fireship, lost at sea 1653.

?

?

?

?

Hanepoot

1653-?

N

Fishery patrol.
Mentioned 1653.

?

?

?

?

Harder

1653-?

N

Mentioned 1653.
4-18,4-12,8-8,12-5,4-3(1653).
Crew was 80-146 (1653).

30-34

116

29

11,5

Harder

1653-1661

A

Last mentioned 1661.

28-30

114

28

?

Harderin

1653-?

En-dir.

Guns:
4-18,2-12,10-8,2-6,10-5,2-3(1653).
Crew was 112-133.
Maybe same ship as a below.

30-31

?

?

?

Harderin

1653-1666

A

Chartered to Denmark 1666-7.
Not afterwards mentioned.
38/40-guns, crew 148/156 (1665)
34-guns, crew 130 (1658)

34-40

118

29

12

Harry Bonaventure

1653-1653

? (prize)

English (bonadventure),
Lost at sea.

42

96-0e

32-5e

13-5e

Hercules

1653-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Served until 11/1653.
Guns:10-12,10-8,6-6,2-3.
Crew 104-130.

27-28

120

28,5

13,25

Hollandia /
Groot Hollandia /
Nieuw Hollandia

1653-1687
(1654)

M

Sold 1687.
24-18,16-12,4-8(1664).
24-18,16-12,6-8,12-6(1664).
4-24,20-18,22-12,6-6,12-4(1666).
Crew 300.
68-guns, crew 381(1665).
64-guns, crew 300+50 (1665).
Designed dimension in Maas voet:
135 x 34(34-2,5) x 13,5.
Draught 14-8/18-6.

44-68

150
137*
135*
measured
147-3
147-3


38
33*
34*
measured
37,5
37-3,5

15
13,5*
13,5*
measured
14-8
14-8

Hollandsche Tuin
(fluit)

1653-1653

A (dir.)
(hired)

Served until 11/1653.
Guns:
4-18,10-12,8-8,8-6,2-3(1653).
Crew 103-140.

32

130

29

13,5

Hoop

1653-?

A (hired)

Guns:4-10,6-8,10-6,6-3,2-2(1653).
Crew 82-110.

24-32

123

26,75

11

Huijs te Kruiningen /
Huis te Cruijningen

1653-1677

A

Built at Genoa.
Girdled 1654.
Burnt in action 1677.
24-18,6-12,16-8,8-6 (1654).
22-18,22-8,16-3(1666).
Crew 210-290 (1653-66).

48-62

136
140
136

32
34
34

13,5 (1653)
13,5 (1654)
? (1665)

Huijs te Zwieten /
Huis te Swieten

1653-1661/
1665-1665

A /
A-VOC

Built at Genoa.
Girdled 1654.
Sold East India comppany 1661.
Hired for service 1665.
Captured by English 1665.
4-24,22-18,20-8,14-4(1665).
10-24,16-18,24-12,10-6(1654).
crew was 106+80-323 (1653-65).
786 tons (English).
Draught 17-6e

56-70

146
146
111e
(keel)

36
36
36-6e

14 (1654)
15 (1653)
16-3e