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History

Because of icing the ship took refuge in the Wielingen; the second departure was on 11-03-1677. The ship arrived at the Cape on 30-06-1677. On 04-10-1677 she arrived in Batavia. The ship was burned in the Bay of Gale on 19-12-1679 (6 to 8 casualties).

Description

Name: Landman

Type: Fluyt

Built: 1676

Chamber: Amsterdam

Wharf: Amsterdam

Complement: 60

Tonnage: 474

Length: 130 feet

Beam: 28 feet

Moulded depth (top of keel to bottom of upper deck): 13 feet

Engraving of a fluyt.

East Indiaman

Roman structures