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stepping stones of maritime history

History

She made two successful voyages to the Dutch East Indies and back to the Netherlands, and on her third voyage, on her way from Batavia to China, she sank near the Chinese coast in 1735.

Description

Type: Dutch East Indiaman
Built: Delft 1725
Owner: VOC chamber: Amsterdam

Captain on final voyage: Michel Vonk

A replica of the VOC ship Amsterdam, the original was built in 1748

References

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