Thursday, 9 March 2017

Italian ship Plinio Gin underway from the USA towards the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Javabode dated 31 May 1889

An item dated reported the passing of Nieuw Anjer, Dutch East Indies by the Italian Plinio Gin underway with petrol from New York, USA towards Batavia, Dutch East Indies.(1)

1. Identical to the Plinio Master G. Corsanego, owned by F. Coxiola, built at Sestri in 1875, dimensions 195 x 32.1 x 24.2 feet and 1.133 tons tonnage, which arrived at Batavia on 1st June?