Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Dutch transport Koog aen de Saan 1688

Admiralty Amsterdam, fluyt ship, hired for ƒ 1.450 at Amsterdam, Netherlands as part of the fleet which brought king-stadtholder Willem III to England in 1688, dimensions 108 x 25 x 11½, above 5¾ feet. Master Rutgert Eertwijnsen from Sardam [Zaandam, Netherlands], appraised value of ship ƒ 7.350.