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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

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


Master: Jan Witteboom
Complement: 200
Tonnage: 850, 425 last

MasterJan Witteboom
People on board212
Length145 feet (44.2 m)
Width39 feet (11.9 m)
Tonnage850 ton (425 last)

References

Down on 16 January

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

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