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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

The route ran along Ceylon in the Southwest, Coromandel Coast (India) in the West, Bengal (India, Bangladesh) in the North and Andaman Coast (Myanmar) in the East.

The route could be sailed all year round, no special types of ships were required in the region. Important products were textiles, gunpowder, pepper, slaves and rice.

Down on 24 November

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Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

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