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The Nederlandsche Vlag wrecked 35 miles west of Cape St Franscis in a south-westerly gale. Sadly, the captain and 12 men drowned. However, not much more is known about this wreck.


MasterH Van der Broek
Tonnage600 ton (300 last)


  • George Lourens Kiers.
    Een Gestrand Barkschip.
  • SAHRA Database.
  • Lesa la Grange, Martijn Manders, Briege Williams, John Gribble and Leon Derksen (2024).
    Dutch Shipwrecks in South African Waters: A Brief History of Sites, Stores and Archives [Unpublished].

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