To the left an unknown barquentine, to the right the brig ZEEHOND launched on 12th June 1850 at the Rijkswerf (State yard) at Rotterdam as yard nr. 376. She was the very last ship built there because of the closure of the yard after 196 years. The armament consisted of 12 guns.
The vessel was used
The 12-gun brig Zeehond, 30.5 metres long, was built by Cornelis Jan Glavimans (1796-1857) from 1845 to 1850. Zeehond was the last vessel to be built at the Navy dockyard of Rotterdam. In 1873 she became a training vessel in Hellevoetsluis. Zeehond was decommissioned in 1882 and then transferred to