Friday, 31 March 2017

Italian bark Gemma C arrived at Batavia, Dutch East Indies coming from the USA according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 13 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 13th reported the arrival of the Italian bark Gemma C master Vincenzo coming from New York, USA, shipping agents Geo Wehry&Co.(1)

1. American register called her master M. DallOreo (?), homeport Genoa, tonnage 749 tons, dimensions 166.9 x 33 x 21.7 feet, built at Voltri in 1877 and owner F. Chiozza.