The ship ran aground in Simon's Bay during a gale. The Company's authorities at the Cape then decided to have it broken up.
Fortunately, no lives were lost during the incident.
|Master||Christiaan de Cerff|
|People on board||46|
|Tonnage||750 ton (375 last)|
- Dutch-Asiatic Shipping.
Details of voyage 4386.5 from Texel to The Cape.
- Gegevens VOC-schip Katwijk aan den Rijn.
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Groenlandsvaarder zeylende van den wind.