Thursday, 9 February 2017

Dutch screw steamship Drenthe cruising in the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 26 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 26th reported the arrival of the Dutch steamship Drenthe, captain Leclerq, coming from Cheribon, Dutch East Indies, shipping agents Rotterdamsche Lloyd.(1)

1. Screw steamship, call sign NMHF, homeport Rotterdam, Netherlands and net capacity 4.924,67 cubic metres/1.738,41 tons of 2,83 cubic metres.