In 1771 the Lycochton was struck by lightning and burnt.
Erasmus († 1609, 414 years ago)Mahebourg, Mauritius
The North Carolina († 1880, 143 years ago)Bermuda
Hr.Ms. Eveline († 1942, 81 years ago)Milford haven, United Kingdom
SchrikverwekkerPulau Panggang, Indonesia
Kanonneerboot nr. 2Oosterweel, Belgium
Wassenaar Zr. Ms.Buitenbank, Bergen aan Zee, Netherlands
BruinvisSugut bay, Philippines
RuiterWoolwich, United Kingdom
The Zuiderzee played an important role in the economy of the Low Countries since reaching its largest size in the Late Middle Ages.
In the Wadden Sea lies the national monument Burgzand Noord, a location where sixteen historic shipwrecks from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries have been preserved.
In the '13 Provinces' project, volunteers and students uncover the extensive and varied maritime history of the Netherlands through local research.