Friday, 16 February 2018

Dutch bark Ortelius cruising in the Dutch East Indies according to the Dutch newspaper Java-Bode dated 26 August 1889

An item dated Batavia, Dutch East Indies 24th August reported the departure of the Dutch bark Ortelius master Janssonius towards Eiland Amsterdam.(1)

1. Call sign PNMG, homeport Schiedam,Netherlands and net capacity 1.802,16 cubic metres/636,16 tons of 2,83 cubic metres.