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stepping stones of maritime history

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History

35 km nw of Texel, the Vrede van Nijmegen collided with the Swarte Kat. A big hole in the bow  could not be repaired and the ship sank. The crew was rescued. 

 

Description

Type: Fluyt

Noordsvaarder

Master: Boudewijn Treits (Tiers, Sjeers)

References

  • SA, ONA 5918/597, testimony 29-10-1710
  • SA, S&S 2939, authorization 26-5-1711
  • De vrede van Nijmegen (Vitruvius 22 , jan 2013 )

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