Thursday, 18 May 2017

Dutch frigate 1st class Zr. Ms. Doggersbank to be commissioned according to the Dutch newspaper Middelburgsche Courant dated Thursday 29 January 1852

An item referred to a tiding Den Helder, Netherlands 25th reporting that there the newly built Dutch 60-gun frigate Zr. Ms. Doggerbank was to be commissioned.(1)

1. Frigate 1st class, laid down at the navy yard at Amsterdam, Netherlands in June 1831, launched on 23 November 1841, stricken in 1873, dimensions 54 x 14 x 6,05 metres and a displacement of 2.480 tons and an armament of 60-70 guns.