Jan Bakbie, on June 20, 1742 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1742
  • Thursday, October 4
    106 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Papenburg on the Cape
  • Friday, November 9
    36 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Papenburg of the Cape
  • 1743
  • Saturday, February 2
    85 days after departure from the Cape, 227 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Papenburg in Ceylon
  • Return
  • 1745
  • Monday, October 25
    996 days after arrival in Ceylon
    Departure of the ship Hogersmilde with chamber Amsterdam from Ceylon
  • 1746
  • Friday, January 21
    88 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Hogersmilde on the Cape
  • Friday, March 25
    63 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Hogersmilde from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

This was the sixth voyage (/7228) of this ship, which during its first four voyages was called WAPEN VAN HOORN (numbers of the fourth voyage: 3109/7070). Commandeur of the return fleet was Jan de Wit, master of the LEIDEN (7229).

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 6141, folio 98

VOC - voyagers, this index was developed through a joint initiative of the archives of Delft and Rotterdam, Zeeuws archief, Westfries Archief (Hoorn and Enkhuizen) and the departments of history from the Universities of Leiden and Ghent.

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