:::: Armada Vessels - Fleet of the Dutch Republic – the “Sea Beggars”
LARGE CROMSTER x 2
Code - SND709
Description - SND709 LARGE CROMSTER x 2
Heavily Armed, shallow draught warships comprising most of the squadron of the Dutch Republic under Justin of Nassau. The squadron of 30 cromsters, both large and small, controlled the seaward defences of the Republic, but also ensured that the invasion force of the Duke of Palma could not sail to England, before the arrival of the Armada.
Tonnage 200 tons
Armament up to 8 culverins or Demi-cannon,
6 Demi-culverins and 2 sakers.