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stepping stones of maritime history


Stayed in the Indies. for intra asiatic trade. Ran aground and was destroyed by fire on the coast of Formosa (Taiwan) on 28-6-1633.

Taioan Atlas Blaeu

Taion, VOC stronghold on Taiwan, fort Zeelandia.


Type: yacht

Yard: Middelburg 1626
VOC chamber Zeeland 1626 
Complement : 144

MasterWillem Jacobsz. Coster van Akersloot
Tonnage200 ton (100 last)

Down on 1 August

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuba