Monday, 26 June 2017

Dutch bark Dina for sale at Surabaya, Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Soerabaijasch handelsblad dated 17 November 1894

An announcement reported the public auction on Saturday 24th 10.00 o’clock at the auction house at Surabaya, Dutch East Indies of the in 1877 at Broke djati wood built bark ship Dina, 586.80 registers tons and in February 1890 estimated to have a value of ƒ 16.000. Complete with rigging. At the moment still used by the contractor for transporting government salt from Madura towards the north coast of Java and outer possessions.