CAPE TOWN – 5 September 2019 – The mayor of the Dutch City of Haarlem sent Bruno Werz of the AIMURE a letter regarding the ‘Haarlem Project’. In this letter, the mayor Drs. J. Wienen congratulates the AIMURE on the recent project achievements.
Mayor Wienen also indicates that the project could shed new light on the history of the City of Haarlem and that the project delivers proof that the shipwreck survivors were at the base of the origin of the City of Cape Town.
The people of Haarlem are, due to the name ‘Haarlem’ of the wrecked ship, very curious to hear about the further results of the ‘Haarlem Project’.