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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

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History

She arrived from Texel at the Cape on 11-5-1637, and was wrecked there a week later. 

This took place before the VOC had a permanent station at Cape town.

Description

Built: 1627

Yard: Enkhuizen

Chamber of West Friesland Hoorn

Master: Hendrik Orsel

Complement: ca 80

References

Burgzand Noord

Sunken Treasures

Quarantine

Dutch Presence in Cuban Waters

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