Admiralty ships of the Noorderkwartier Commander Ship Guns Schout-bij-Nacht Pieter Florissen Monnikendam 36 guns kapitein Cornelis Pietersz Taenman Prins Maurits 28 guns kapitein Arent Dirckszoon Wapen van Monnikendam 24 guns Commander Ship Guns kapitein Thijs Thijmensz Peereboom Peereboom 24 guns commandeur Johannes Bourgoigne Tobias 30 guns kapitein Jan Heck Eenhoorn 28 guns kapitein Volckert Schram kapitein Teunis Vechterszoon Schel 24 guns kapitein Gabriel Theuniszoon Kasteel van Medemblick 26 guns kapitein Harman MunnekesOf the two unknown ships, one could be Pieter Aldertszoon's ship Hoorn and the other could be Pieter Schellinger's ship Stad Medemblick.
Sunday, January 07, 2007
The list of Noorderkwartier ship commanders on 6 December 1652
One document that I have, dated 6 December 1652, has an interesting list of ship commanders for the Admirlaty of the Noorderkwartier. I will annotate this with ship names, as I can. This is right before the Battle of Dungeness: