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After departure from Texel the Bruinvisch stayed in the Indonesian archipelago.

She sank in de bay of Andragiry,

Andragiry was a small kingdom on the east coast of Sumatra in district Riau. It was strategically situated in the strait of Malacca


Type: jacht

Built: 1620

Yard: Amsterdam

Owner: VOC chamber

Tonnage: 25 last 5o tns


  • Colenbrander H.T. (1919).
    Bescheiden Coen dl 1, p. 779 [Coen naar patria > 20-6-1623].

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