Rotterdam frigate 1678 Length Beam Hold Admiralty of the Maze Rotterdam 120ft 32-1/4ft 12 ft 44 guns In service from 1678 to 1694 Built in 1678 at Rotterdam by van Den Tempel. Date Captain Guns Crew Notes 1688 Cornelis van Convent 44 170 With the fleet that took Willem III to England 1690 Matthijs Paradijs 44 Convoyer in the North Sea 1691 Samuel Forman 44 Convoyer to Portugal 1692 Samuel Forman 44 Convoyer to Portugal. In battle with French privateers and took away their English prize. 1693 Jean le Beau 44 Convoyer in the North Sea 1694 Jean le Beau 44 Convoyer in the North Sea 7/1694 Matthias de la Cave 44 Convoyer of the packet boat On 15 July 1694, he met Jean Bart, fought with him, but while turning collided, and the captain and 300, including 150 passengers were lost, with only 15 saved by the Dunkirkers.
Monday, August 08, 2005
Dutch frigate Rotterdam (1678)
This is my translation of information from Mr. Carl Stapel, whom we thank.