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History

She departed from Rammekens, Zeeland 27-5-1725 on her maiden voyage to Batavia. The Aagtekerke arrived at the Cape 3-1-1726. Departed the end of the same month for Batavia. She was lost somewhere near the Abrolhos Western Austrialia.

Description

Built: 1724
Owner: VOC chamber Zeeland
Master: Jan Witteboom
Complement: 200
Tonnage: 850, 425 last

References

  • Dutch-Asiatic Shipping.
    Details of voyage 2622.1 from Rammekens.
    Huygens ING.
  • M. Manders (2019).
    De Aagtekerke spoorloos verdwenen.
    RCE tijdschrift, nummer 04 2019, Amersfoort.
    Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed.

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