Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Dutch bark Anna Aleida underway from the USA towards the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 22 June 1889

A telegram reported the passing of Nieuw Anjer, Dutch East Indies by the Dutch bark Anna Aleida loaded with petrol underway from New York, USA towards Batavia, Dutch East Indies.(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.