Friday, 24 February 2017

Dutch bark Anna Aleida arrived at Batavia, Dutch East Indies coming from the USA according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 24 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 24th reported the arrival of the Dutch bark Anna Aleida captain Bleeker coming from New York, USA, shipping agents Van den Berg&Co.(1)

1. Built by J.K. Smith, Krimpen a/d Lek, Netherlands in 1886, owner P. van der Hoog, 1.102 tons and as dimensions 205 x 35.1 x 20.9 feet and captain R. Bleeker.