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History

The Alkmaar made two (retour) voyages from Texel to Batavia.

 

Description

Type: East Indiaman (spiegelretourschip)
Built in Enkhuizen in 1619.
VOC chamber of Enkhuizen.
 

 tonnage: 300 last (600 tons)
complement: 300

The Batavia was a comparable East Indiaman.

Status

The Alkmaar sank near Texel. 

East Indiaman

Roman structures

WW II