Saturday, 11 February 2017

Dutch steamship Bantam cruising in the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 15 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 14th reported the arrival of the Dutch steamship Bantam, captain Scholten, coming from Tagal, Dutch East Indies, shipping agents Java Agency Company Limited.(1)

1. Homeport Amsterdam, Netherlands, call sign NGKB and net capacity 4.307,63 cubic metres/1.520,59 tons of 2,83 cubic metres.