Scattered remains mixed with the wreck of a Lebanese steamer sunk in the same place
Utrecht († 1648, 374 years ago)Bahia, Brazil
Gooiland († 1682, 340 years ago)Palembang, Indonesia
Midloo († 1732, 290 years ago)Bij Terschelling, Netherlands
Agda († 1914, 108 years ago)cabo Roca, Portugal
SidneyObrerstad fyr, Norway
Oceaan (1899)Longships, United Kingdom
Noordzee (1892)Noordzee, Galloper lightship, United Kingdom
Oceaan I (IJM 91)Noordzee
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.