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

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Details of voyage 0010.1 from Texel to Engano

Number 0010.1
Name of ship AMSTERDAM
Master Fortuin, Kornelis Jansz.
Tonnage 500
Type of ship
Date of departure 01-05-1598
Place of departure Texel
Arrival at Cape
Departure from Cape
Date of arrival at destination 27-12-1598
Place of arrival Engano
Particulars Fleet (0010-0017) of the Oude Oost-Indische Compagnie under command of admiral Jakob Kornelisz. van Neck aboard the MAURITIUS and vice-admiral Wybrand van Warwijck aboard the AMSTERDAM. On 08-08 1598 the fleet was split up in 2 parts, 1 part - the MAURITIUS, the HOLLANDIA and the OVERIJSSEL - under command of Van Neck took on provisions from 07-09 till 11-09 at Ste. Marie I. and from 12-09 till 16-09 in the Bay of Antongil. Only 2 men died. The other half under command of Van Warwijck took on provisions from 19-09 till 02-10 on an island, they named it Mauritius.
Next homeward voyage 5014.1

On Board The number on board at departure. I The number dying between the Netherlands and the Cape. II The number who left the ship at the Cape. III The number who came on board at the Cape. IV The number dying on the whole voyage. V The number on board on arrival in Asia. VI
Total 106

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