KITCHEN x 4 - Dutch designed Yachts - used as scouts
Code - NDW171
Description - KITCHEN x 4 NDW171
8 gun yacht of 1670
Built by Castle of Rotherhithe.
Tonnage 103 tons
Dimensions 52' x 20' x 9'
Armament 8 x 3 pdr
Originally built as pleasure craft,
yachts were much used in wartime as
scouts and advice boats. Converted to
a Bomb vessel in 1692. Similiar vessels:-
Mary, Henrietta, Monmouth, and Merlin