Thursday, 1 June 2017

Dutch 4th charter Rijnland 1753-1783

Engraving Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Netherlands. Original source
Made by Carel Frederik Bendorp (1736-1814) and published 1784.

Of the admiralty Amsterdam, built at Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1753, exploded and burned in 1783, dimensions (Amsterdam foot) 153 (lower deck) x 43 x 18½-20, an armament of 52-54 guns and a crew numbering 300 men.