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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

History

Wrecked at the Cape on 21-05-1737. The loss of life was 208
the loss of cargo amounted up to f 1,921,532

Description

Type: Dutch East Indiaman
Built: yard Amsterdam, 1731
Owner: DEIC chamber Amsterdam
Length: 130
Tonnage: 325 last, 650 tns
Complement: 150, 88 (1735)
Master: Dirk Elsberg

References

Down on 1 August

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuba