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February 2019

Peter Swart 6th February 2019
A sailmaker from Grootebroek

A sailmaker from Grootebroek

It is often difficult to determine which people died in a shipping disaster. Their funeral was not recorded in the burial books. No impost (tax) on burial was paid…

Michiel Bartels 3rd February 2019
Why is the shipwreck intact?

Why is the shipwreck intact?

Many a wooden warship perished after it was heavily damaged in a naval battle, burned or even exploded. The loss of the frigate Huis in Warmelo is not the result…