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DHV Elias (1652)

Page history last edited by Cy 14 years, 8 months ago


Elias, 34 Guns



Nationality Dutch
VOC Chamber VOC Amsterdam  
Launched 1652/00/00 W006
Shipyard Hired W006
Rate Hired Merchant  
Type Ship  
Out Service 1653/06/12 W006
Fate Captured W006
Becomes Elias


B028   Type Metric
Length of Keel 101' 0"" Imperial Feet 30.78
Breadth 27' 6"" Imperial Feet 8.38
Depth in Hold 11' 6"" Imperial Feet 3.51
Burthen 406 Tons BM  
W014   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 132' 6" Amsterdam Feet  
Breadth 30' 0" Amsterdam Feet  
Depth in Hold 13' 0" Amsterdam Feet  
Height Between Decks 6' 6" Amsterdam Feet  


1652/11 W014 Broadside Weight = 187
Gun Deck 4 Dutch 24-Pounder
Gun Deck 14 Dutch 12-Pounder
Gun Deck 10 Dutch 8-Pounder
Gun Deck 4 Dutch 6-Pounder
Gun Deck 2 Dutch 3-Pounder


Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1652/11 112   W014


Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1652 1653/06/12 Kaptein Jacob Sijvertsen Spanheim W014
1653/06/12 Unknown Kaptein Frans Franszoon Sluyter W014
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1652 1653/06/12 Lieutenant Frans Franszoon Sluyter W014


Service Record
Date Notes Source
1653/03 Noted as needing repairs after the Battle of Portland W014


Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
Dutch Fleet to the Shetlands (1652)   1652/00/00 1652/00/00  


Actions & Battles
Date Source
1652/05/29 Battle of Dover  
1652/12/10 Battle of Dungeness  
1653/02/28 Battle of Portland  
1653/06/12 Battle of the Gabbard  


Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered


Id Link or Description Author
W006 Sailing Warships Teemu
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge
W014 Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOG James C Bender

Last Updated :2009/01/22 at 14:31:28 by Cy

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