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Rarob left the Dutch Republic on 6-12-1634. She arrived in Batavia on 14-07-1635. The ship stayed in Asia and was wrecked on 01-01-1640 (?) between Colombo and Negombo.


Name: Rarop (or Rarob)

Type: Fluyt

Built: 1634

Chamber: Amsterdam

Wharf: Amsterdam

Complement: 68 on arrival in Asia

Tonnage: 200 tons

Engraving of a fluyt

Down on 01 October

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuban Waters

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World War II