Royal Netherlands Navy – Mine Warfare Ships

Mine Warfare Ships

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Alkmaar class (Tripartite class) LOA 169′ TDISP 605 tons (40 built for several navies, 15 served with Netherlands, service since 1983: 5 were sold to Latvia and 4 more were decommissioned in 2011, leaving 6 in active service as of 2020)Alkmaar class Den Helder 2019

HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen, Jan Van Amstel class minesweeper (1936-1961; service in the Royal Australian Navy 1942-43) LOA 184′ TDISP 525 tons. Training hulk after service, preserved at the Dutch Navy Museum, Den Helder after 1995.

HDMS AbrahamCrijnssen_Den_Helder
HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen at her berth at the Dutch Naval Museum, Den Helder, 2012. Credit: Zandcee / CC BY-SA 

HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen Den Helder 2015

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