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History

The Katwijk aan den Rijn 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.

Description

MasterChristiaan de Cerff
People on board46
Tonnage750 ton (375 last)

References

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