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stepping stones of maritime history


The Honselaarsdijk was in use in intra-asiatic trade. On her last voyage from Patara to Batavia with a cargo of wood  she sank on the Batavian Roadsted.


Type: pinas?
Yard:  Middelburg
VOC chamber of Zeeland
Length: 145 ft
Width: 35,5 ft
Hold: 14,75 ft
Tonnage: 361 last (722 ton)
Complement: 180
Master: Nicolaas Kolen


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