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Hired March 1652 by directoraat Amsterdam.

The St. Maria fought at the Battle of Dover 29th May 1652.

At the battle of Portland she was damaged severly, her crew left the sinking vessel but captured by the English ewho also abandoned the seemingly lost ship. Recaptured by the Dutch and towed to Amsterdam where she was discarded in March.


Owner: Hans Richerzoon van Hamburg
Dimensions: 122x27x11,25 vt

MasterFockes, Sipke


  • Bender, J.A. (2014).
    Dutch warships in the age of sail. p. 208.

Down on 22 October

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuban Waters

World War II

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