Mighiel Wagener, on June 30, 1773 in the service of the Dutch East India Company

  • Departure
  • 1773
  • 1774
  • Tuesday, March 15
    258 days after departure
    Arrival of the ship Huis Om on the Cape
  • Monday, April 25
    41 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Huis Om of the Cape
  • Tuesday, July 19
    85 days after departure from the Cape, 384 days after departure from the Netherlands
    Arrival of the ship Huis Om in Batavia
  • Return
  • 1778
  • Sunday, February 8
    1300 days after arrival in Batavia
    Departure of the ship Venus with chamber Amsterdam from Batavia
  • 1780
  • Wednesday, January 12
    703 days after departure from Batavia
    Arrival of the ship Venus on the Cape
  • Sunday, March 12
    60 days after arrival at the Cape
    Departure of the ship Venus from the Cape destined for the Netherlands


Month certificate: No / Debenture: Yes

The VENUS ran ashore at Rio Delagoa; not earlier than 27-11-1779 it was able to continue the return voyage via the Cape to Texel. After the return in patria the VENUS was sold to Prussia, and its name was altered into OOSTEREEM, and subsequently the ship

Source citation

Nationaal Archief (Netherlands), Dutch East India Company, archive 1.04.02, inventory number 13201, folio 250

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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