The Dutch East India Company's shipping between the Netherlands and Asia 1595-1795

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Details of voyage 5782.4 from Batavia

Number 5782.4
Name of ship AFRIKA
Master Vos, Christoffel de
Tonnage 1100
Type of ship
Built 1673
Yard Rotterdam
Chamber Zeeland
Date of departure 08-02-1684
Place of departure Batavia
Arrival at Cape
Departure from Cape
Date of arrival at destination
Place of arrival
Chamber for which cargo is destined Zeeland (540,999)
Particulars Second return fleet (5782-5788) under command of Jorephas Vos aboard the RIDDERSCHAP VAN HOLLAND (5787). According to Valentijn the fleet departed on 16-02-1684. Acc. to K.A. 1271 the fleet had a crew of 1022 men, among whom 133 soldiers and 53 impotenten. During a heavy storm in the Indian Ocean the AFRIKA was wrecked, 23-04-1684.
Previous outward voyage 1450.4

On Board The number on board at departure. I The number dying en route to the Cape. II The number who went from board at the Cape. III
Seafarers 116
Soldiers 27

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