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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

Sunken Treasures

DEIC

World War II