Sunday, 2 July 2017

Dutch bark Amicitia cruising in the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-Bode dated 11 July 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 11th reported the departure of the Dutch bark Amicitia master Van der Meer towards Surabaya, Dutch East Indies.(1)

1. Bark, homeport Krimpen a.d. Lek, Netherlands, call sign NDBS, net capacity 3.073,07 cubic metres/1.088,32 tons of 2,83 cubic metres. Master Walberg, 198.1 x 35.1 x 20.9 feet, owned by P. van der Hoogh. Built in 1885.