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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.


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)


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