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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

History

The ship left the Dutch Republic on 16-04-1672 and arrived in Ceylon on 25-12-1672. On 15-12-1677, the ship was wrecked off Colombo.

Description

Type: Hoeker.
Year built: 1671, on the wharf of Amsterdam and for the VOC-Chamber of Amsterdam.
Length: 78 ft.
Width: 20 ft.
Depth: 11 ft.
Tonnage: 90 tons.

References

References online

- VOC site

East Indiaman

Roman structures