American Prizes - April 1783











Date Captor Name Master Rig Codes Fate Tons Crew Guns
2 CTP Brigantine Marshall Hope George Flint Brigantine NA/O TC   30 10
2 CTP Brigantine Hancock Lyon Henry Moore Brigantine NA TC      
5 [unknown] Pearl Casson   NA R      
[15] CTP Galley Swift [unknown]   [Schooner] NA/C TC      
[15] MAP Brigantine Active [unknown]     NA TC      
[15] MAP Ship Robin Hood Jenny John Clouston Brig NA TC 80    
[15] MAP Ship Buccaneer Kitty William Dowland Ship NA TC 180    
[15] CTP Galley Enterprize Little Dick   Sloop NA/C TC      
[15] MAP Schooner Resolution Peacock Ebenezer Porter Schooner NA/C TC 20    
[15] Joseph Atwood Pitt Trott Schooner NA TC 40    
[15] CTP Sloop Hampton Packet Polly   Sloop NA/C TC 50    
[15] MAP Sloop Revenge Sister John Hastie Brigantine NA TC 120    
[15] [MAP Ship General Galvez] White Hall Adam McLan Brigantine NA TC 100    

CODES/NOTES:
† British government owned shipping or cargo (warships, trading vessels, packets, etc.)
‡ British privateers/letters of marque
¶ Munitions/military supplies in cargo
§ Provisions in cargo
■ French; ♠ Dutch; ▲ Spanish; ♣ Other neutral
Place of capture: NA = North America; NF = Newfoundland; LT = Lesser Antilles; J = Greater Antilles; E = European waters
Destination: /O = outward bound (to British forces/territories); /I = inward bound (to British area not in revolt); /C = coastal traffic; /P = in port
Fate: TC = Tried, condemned; TR = Tried, released; R = Released before trial; D = Destroyed; RC = Recaptured before trial; IS = Taken into service
♦ Recaptured from the enemy




Summary By Rig: April 1783
Status Brigs Schooners Ships Sloops Others Total
Captured 0 0 0 0 0 0
Recaptured 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Captures 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0
Recaptured by enemy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Released 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total: 0 0 0 0 0 0
Significant Captures: April 1783
Government vessels 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Privateers 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Provisions in cargo 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Munitions in cargo 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)



Summary By Area/Nationality/Destination: April 1783
Area
Status North America Newfoundland Lesser Antilles Greater Antilles Europe Total
Captured 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0
Nationality
Status British French Spanish Dutch Other Total
Captured 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0
Destination
Status Outbound Inbound Coastal In Port No Info Total
Captured 0 (0%) 0 (50%) 0 (0%) 0 (50%) 0 (0%) 0

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