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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

History

A flat-bottomed vessel was found in Cothen in 1995 in the bed of the Oude Rijn. Parts of the shelf, curved wood and a flat board have been found.

The dimensions of the barge were approximately 20 by 2.5 to 4 by 1.25 meters. Dendrochronological research gives a cutting date after around 826 AD.

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References

Down on 25 July

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuba