Scattered remains mixed with the wreck of a Lebanese steamer sunk in the same place
Spion († 1747, 276 years ago)Vlie, Netherlands
Hof van Zeeland († 1747, 276 years ago)Zuid Beveland, Netherlands
Pauwenburg († 1748, 275 years ago)Westerschelde, noordkust Zeeuws vlaanderen, Netherlands
SS Amstel I († 1895, 128 years ago)Fanø, Denmark
ColombusAgulhas, South Africa
SchapenjachtRobben Island, South Africa
JohannaNear Baakens River mouth, Algoa Bay, South Africa
Gloria (KW 51)Noordzee , Netherlands
JaparaOff of Quion Point, Western Cape, South Africa
FloraRobben Island, South Africa
TimorWhale rock, Robben Island, South Africa
SnelheijdNear Ganze Kraal, Yzerfontein, South Africa
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.