Wednesday, 22 February 2017

American ship Conqueror underway from Australia towards the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 1 June 1889

An item dated 30th May reported the passing of Nieuw Anjer, Dutch East Indies by the American ship Conqueror underway from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia towards Anjer for orders.(1)

1. Call sign JPQL. Owned by Elijah Williams&Co., built at East Boston, Massachusetts, USA in 1874, dimensions 215.3 x 41.3 x 24.8 feet and 1.540 tons tonnage.