Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Dutch screw steamship Soenda arrived in the Dutch East Indies coming from Ceylon according to the Dutch newspaper Java-bode dated 3rd June 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 3rd reported the arrival of the Dutch steamship Soenda master Bakker coming from Colombo, Ceylon, shipping agents J. Daendels&Co.(1)

1. Screw steamship, call sign PSKB, homeport Amsterdam, Netherlands, horsepower 250hp and net capacity 4.182,79 cubic metres/1.476,53 tons of 2,83 cubic metres.