Batavia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It was built in
Amsterdam in 1628, and armed with 24 cast-iron cannons and a number of
Feb 3, 2015 ... Secrets from one of the nation's most horrific maritime mass murders are
unearthed on a tiny island off Western Australia's coast.
Apr 3, 2013 ... This is the dramatic view from a light aircraft taking off from East Wallabi Island in
the Abrolhos Group off Geraldton. The track is due south-east ...
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Batavia: a Dutch East Indiaman; Shape of the ship; Lay-out of the ship; Raw
materials; Woodcarving; Artillery; Rigging; Blocks; Sails; VOC East Indiaman
The Batavia is Australia's second oldest known shipwreck (Australia's oldest
known shipwreck is the English East India Company ship Tyrall or Trial lost in
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island, Traitor's Island and Morning Reef from the air. I read today in a newspaper
Oct 2, 2012 ... But lucky for Cornelisz, the captain had no inkling that the ship's .... Like all Dutch
merchant vessels, the Batavia featured four major classes of ...
Wreck Site Discovery. Discovery of the Batavia Wreck Site. The wreck of the
Batavia was only discovered 300 hundred years after the tragic wreck on
Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. In 1629, the Dutch merchantman
Batavia grounded on ... In 1629 the Batavia, a 160-foot merchant ship launched
by the Dutch East India Company, was carrying silver to East India when it ran