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History

On her last voyage homeward The Goede Hoop traveled first from Batavia to Ceylon and joined the return fleet at the Cape (SA) on 30-1-1692. The ship was wrecked there  on 5th June 1692. Greater part of the cargo was salvaged and carried to Holland aboard the Emmenes.

Description

Type: pinas?
Built: Yard Amsterdam, 1688
Owner: VOC Chamber Amsterdam

Length: 161 ft 3 
Width 39 ft 5 
Depth: 18,5 ft
Tonnage: 1177 ca. 560 last

Complement: 83 (last voyage)

Master: Anthony Pronk

World War II

Sunken Treasures