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HBMS House of Sweeds (1665)

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HMS House of Sweeds, 70 Guns

Nationality British
Previously Huijs te Zwieten
Captured 1665/09/09  
Shipyard Captured  
Rate Third Rate
Type Ship of the Line
Out Service 1667/06/13  
Fate Sunk as Blockship  

B028   Type Metric
Burthen 786 Tons BM
B164   Type Metric
Length of Keel 111' 0" Imperial Feet 33.83
Breadth 36' 6" Imperial Feet 11.13
Depth in Hold 16' 3" Imperial Feet 4.95
Draught Aft 17' 6" Imperial Feet 5.33
Burthen 786 Tons BM

1666 B164 Broadside Weight = 627
Gun Deck 26 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck 26 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck 20 British Saker

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1666 280 B164

Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1665/09/24 1666/04/02 Post Captain Samuel Danerell B051
1666/04/03 1666/06/06 Post Captain Jeffrey Dare B164
1666/06/10 1667/03/31 Post Captain John Wilgress B051

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1666/06/01 Present at Four Days Battle, 14 killed, 29 wounded  
1666/07/25 Present at St James Day Battle  
1667/06/13 Scuttled as a blockship at Woolwich B164
1667/08 Raised and broken up B164

Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed

Actions & Battles
Date Source
1666/06/01 Four Days Battle
1666/07/25 St James Day Battle

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Id Link or Description Author
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge
B164 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714 Rif Winfield
B051 Biographia Navalis - Volume I John Charnock

Last Updated :2009/09/04 at 11:09:38 by Cy

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