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stepping stones of maritime history

History

The Avenhorn was wrecked at Pipely (Belasore) in a heavy storm 22-10-1662; the crew was saved. (Gen. Misiven)

Description

Type: yacht
Built: yard in Noord Holland, 1652
VOC chamber of Hoorn

People on board92
Tonnage240 ton (120 last)

References

Down on 27 January

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuba