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History

Sailing from Batavia to the Cape the OVERDUIN was wrecked near Malacca.

Description

type:  Dutch Eastindiaman
built in Middelburg, 1774
VOC chamber Zeeland

length: 150 ft
tonnage 1150, 575 last

complement: 300
master: Meyer, Jan Jurgen, Christiaan

Status

Reported as found near Malacca

References

DAS entry 

East Indiaman

Roman structures

WW II