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 ...
Western Australia Overview The story of how the Dutch merchant vessel Batavia
became wrecked off the coast of Western Australia in June 1629 and the bloody ...
May 11, 2013 ... Background video for Western Australian author Demelza Carlton's Ocean's Gift
series on the Batavia shipwreck in 1629. For more about ...
Batavia: a Dutch East Indiaman; Shape of the ship; Lay-out of the ship; Raw
materials; Woodcarving; Artillery; Rigging; Blocks; Sails; VOC East Indiaman
Built as a fort in 1629 by survivors of the shipwrecked Dutch merchant ship
Batavia, the National Heritage-listed shipwreck site provides a lasting memorial
to the ...
HISTORICAL BACKGROUND The shipwreck of and subsequent mutiny on the
Dutch East India Company's ship Retourschip Batavia in 1629 in the Houtman ...
Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. This lackluster hybrid by novelist
Leys (The Death of Napoleon), a winner of France's Prix Femina, consists of two
Tag Archives: Batavia wreck. Maybe now the ghosts will rest in peace. Beacon
island, Traitor's Island and Morning Reef from the air. I read today in a newspaper