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History

Departed from Texel  traveled 'achterom'  and not through the English Channel.  Achterom (behind) is around Scotland and  the west coast of Ireland to avoid the strong privateers from Duinkerken. 

De dubbele arend stayed in the Indies and was lost near Mauritius, 1630.

Description

Type:  unknown
Built: 1628, Amsterdam
VOC Chamber Amsterdam
Tonnage:  360, 180 last

References

Down on 24 November

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuba