American Prizes - February 1776












Date Captor Name Master Rig Codes Fate Tons Crew Guns
[10] MAP Brig Yankee Hero James William Littledale Snow §NA/I TC 180    
[15] NC militia Kingfisher Lot Strange Sloop NA/P R      
16 MAP Brig Yankee Hero Sally Alexander Wilson Brigantine §NA/I   300    
16 MA militia Grampus John Brakett Sloop §NA/I     4  
17 CA Schooners Franklin, Lee Rainbow Samuel Perkins Sloop NA/C TC 60 3  
[20] Oacks's pilot boat Peggy Sacks Sloop NA/C     3  
26 MAP Brig Yankee Hero Nelly John Robinson Brigantine §NA/I   200    
26 RI militia [unknown]   Sloop NA/P        
26 VA troops [unknown]   Schooner NA/P     13  
28 VA troops Betsey   Sloop NA/C        

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: February 1776
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: February 1776
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: February 1776
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 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0

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