Friday, 24 March 2017

Norwegian bark Valuta cruising in the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper dated 15 June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 15th reported the departure of the Norwegian bark Valuta master Nathanidsen towards Macassar, Dutch East Indies.(1)

1. American register called her master K. Nathanidsen, call sign JWGQ, homeport Stavanger, Norway, built at Stavanger in 1878, master T.S. Falck, tonnage 940 tons and as dimensions 1792, x 35.5 x 21.6 feet.