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.
Sep 23, 2016 ... Moored at Bataviawerf, in Lelystad, in the Netherlands, is an authentic replica of
a 17th-century ship named Batavia that once belonged to the ...
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 ...
Oct 27, 2015 ... Batavia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company. It was built in Amsterdam in
1628, and armed with 24 cast-iron cannons and a number of ...
In 1629 the ship Batavia, then on her maiden voyage, sank after running aground
on the Houtman Abrolhos Islands some 40 miles off the coast of Western ...
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 ...
Apr 21, 2014 ... The story of the Batavia is a perfect storm of nautical carnage: There's a
shipwreck, a mutiny and a massacre. This first of two parts deals with ...
Batavia's Graveyard: The True Story of the Mad Heretic Who Led History's
Bloodiest Mutiny. +. Island of the Lost: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World. +.
In 1629, the ship Batavia, pride of the Dutch East India Company, was wrecked
on the edge of a coral archipelago, some fifty miles from the western coast of the