Section through the British First Rate HMS victory during a battle. For safety, stacked gunpowder barrels were stored well below the waterline. Section through the British First Rate HMS victory during a battle.
Batavia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It was built in Amsterdam in and armed with 24 cast-iron cannons. A twentieth century replica of the ship is also called the Batavia and can be visited in Lelystad, Netherlands.
Atlantis – Barquentine Atlantis – Tall Ship Company - Sailing Cruises I have bee aboard her - at the end of Southend Pier. She really is beautiful. For the date of next year's visit check with Southend civic web site.