Adrianus Boot, on January 25, 1777 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1777
  • Sunday, June 1
    127 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Willem de Vijfde on the Cape
  • Sunday, June 22
    21 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Willem de Vijfde of the Cape
  • Wednesday, August 20
    59 days after departure from the Cape, 207 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Willem de Vijfde in Ceylon
  • Return
  • 1793
  • Sunday, February 3
    5646 days after arrival in Ceylon
    Departure of the ship Drechterland with chamber Amsterdam from Ceylon
  • Monday, April 15
    71 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Drechterland on the Cape
  • 1794


Month certificate: no / Debenture: yes

According to K-A. 3805 Jochem Westvaal was master of the DRECHTERLAND. See also the LEIDEN (8354).

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 13222, folio 174

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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