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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

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History

From November 1627 till 07-01-1628 at Maio Island;

Part of the fleet of 25 ships under command of Cornelis Symonsz. van der Veer involved in a battle in  the street of Malacca against Portuguese fleet. 

The Wieringen was hit and sank 02-06-1636.  Only 14 sailors were rescued. Also 3 Portuguese ships sank during the battle. The biggest loss was The Madre de Dios with ca. 400 casualties.

Description

Type: Yacht
Built Amsterdam 1627
VOC chamber Amsterdam

complement: 50 -75


 

East Indiaman

Roman structures

WW II