direct to content

MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

Map List

History

The Voorzichtigheid, loaded with rice, ran aground at the Cape and was wrecked.

Description

Type: Homebound
Built: Delfshaven, 1743
Owner: VOC chamber Delft
Length: 136 ft
Tonnage: 425 last
Complement: 149 crew, 80 soldaten, 8 ambachtslieden (Batavia 5-12- 1753)
Master: Arend van der Deuren (1753)

References

Down on 25 October

Burgzand Noord

Dutch Presence in Cuban Waters

World War II

New in MaSS