Buried in sand
Tulp († 1656, 367 years ago)Madagascar
Ruyven († 1709, 314 years ago)Texel, Netherlands
ColombusAgulhas, South Africa
SchapenjachtRobben Island, South Africa
Gloria (KW 51)Noordzee , Netherlands
FloraRobben Island, South Africa
AtlasLundy Island, United Kingdom
SS RotterdamBanjaard, Netherlands
The Zuiderzee played an important role in the economy of the Low Countries since reaching its largest size in the Late Middle Ages.
In the Wadden Sea lies the national monument Burgzand Noord, a location where sixteen historic shipwrecks from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries have been preserved.
In the '13 Provinces' project, volunteers and students uncover the extensive and varied maritime history of the Netherlands through local research.