Rotterdam Nijmegen, 26 guns Paulus van den Kerckhoff lost 10 June Rotterdam Dolphijn, 32 guns Marinus de Clercq Amsterdam Gewapende Ruiter, 36 guns Boetius Schaeff lost 18 June Amsterdam Prinses Aemilia, 28 guns Floris van Oyen Amsterdam Westfriesland, 28 guns kapitein Boonacker Amsterdam Graef Willem, 38 guns kapitein Tas Zeeland ? Cornelis Loncke Zeeland ? Cornelis Mangelaer Friesland Frisia, 28 guns Tjaart de Groot Friesland ? Hendrick Jansz Camp Noorderkwartier Eenhoorn, 28 guns Allert Tamessen Noorderkwartier Hollandsche Tuin, 36 guns ?I know a bit more than this, but I don't know that I am authorized to say what it is.
Thursday, February 21, 2008
Another look at the 10 Dutch ships in Brazil in early 1652
I was looking at a document dated 9 June 1652, today, that showed ten ships in Brazil. By 9 June, they were actually returning home. So what were the ten ships listed in the document?