American Prizes - July 1777












Date Captor Name Master Rig Codes Fate Tons Crew Guns
2 MAP Schooner Warren Principe de Masserano Thomas Wharton Brigantine E/C TC 130    
4 MAP Schooner Warren Elizabeth William Dowling Brig E/O        
5 SCP Sloops Vixen, General Washington Nancy John Lowrie Ship NA/O RC      
6 MAP Ship General Mifflin Priscilla Richard Cassady Brig E/I RC      
6 MAP Ship General Mifflin Rebecca Joseph Bell Ship E/O TC      
8 MAP Schooner True Blue Fanny John Wood Brigantine E/O RC      
8 CTN Ship Oliver Cromwell Honor John Jackson Brig E/O TC      
12 CTP Sloop Trumbull Argus Archibald M’Donnell Ship NA/I RC      
13 MAP Ship American Tartar [unknown]   Brig E/I D      
13 MAP Ship American Tartar [unknown]   Brig E/I R      
14 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Betsey Benjamin Bidgwood Brig E TC 90    
14 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Prince George Henry Buese Brig E        
14 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Rebecca and Mary Joseph Holt Brig E/O TC 100    
14 MAP Ship American Tartar Royal Bounty William Kerr Ship E/I RC 300    
15 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Emperor of Germany John Richards Ship E RC      
[15] CTP Sloop American Revenue, RIP Sloop United States Mary Ann Arthur Turner Brigantine NA TC 80    
[15] CTP Sloop American Revenue, RIP Sloop United States Nancy Laurence Mackay Schooner NA TC 70    
[15] CTP Sloop American Revenue, RIP Sloop United States Rebecca George Catton Ship NA TC 180    
[15] MAP Ship American Tartar Charming Jenny J. Walker Snow E D      
[15] CTP Sloop Wooster Atlantic Charles Morris Snow NA TC 150    
[15] MAP Ship American Tartar Janet   Ship E/I R      
[15] SCN Brigantine Notre Dame Judith Alvara Lofthouse Brigantine NA/I TC      
[15] MAP Brigantine Washington Margaret Moses Tenney Schooner NA/C RC      
[15] MAP Schooner Marisheete Necessity James Holiday Brig NA/I R      
[15] SCP Sloop General Washington Susannah Bell Sloop NA/C TC      
[15] SCP Valentine Two Brothers   Schooner NA/I RC      
[15] CP Intrepid Wilkes William Pitts Brig NA/O TC      
[15] MAP Brigantine Fanny, MAP Brig General Mercer William James Webber Schooner NA/C TC 40    
[15] CTP Sloop Trumbull Generous Friend   Brig NA TC      
16 SCP Sloop Vixen Betsey Thomas Muir Schooner NA RC      
19 CTN Ship Oliver Cromwell Restoration Robbins Ship E/O TC   14 10
19 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Juno Joseph Barnes Brig E/I TC 80    
19 MAP Brigantine Fancy Cleveland James Norman Brig E/O TC 130    
20 CN Cutter Revenge Happy Return   Sloop E/I D      
20 MAP Ship American Tartar Nautilus George Corney Ship E/I TC 180 34  
21 CN Cutter Revenge Maria John Warns Brig E/O D      
21 CN Cutter Revenge Northampton Thomas Hall Brig E/I RC      
21 CN Cutter Revenge Patty John Green Brig E/O RA      
24 MAP Brigantine Fancy Dillon Le Fevre Brigantine E■/O TC 180    
24 MAP Brigantine Civil Usage Phillips Alexander Crockett Brig E/I TC 180    
25 MAP Schooners Active, Speedwell Three Brothers Thomas Johnson Brig NA RC      
[25] NCP Brigantine Resolution Peggy Thomas Collart Ship NA/I TC      
28 MAP Ship American Tartar Fanny Joseph Mills Brig E        
28 MAP Schooner True Blue Mary J. Small Snow E/O RC      
28 MAP Ship American Tartar Peggy   Ship E/I R      
28 MAP Ship American Tartar Thomas and Elizabeth Anthony Watson Ship E/I        
28 CTN Ship Oliver Cromwell Weymouth Paul Flyn Ship E/I TC 200   14
30 CA Schooner General Schuyler Ann Ezekiel Bishop Sloop NA TC 15    
30 CA Schooner General Schuyler Peggy Charles Thomas Sloop NA TC 25    
[30] VAP [unknown] [unknown]     NA/O TC      

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; RA = Ransomed; D = Destroyed; RC = Recaptured before trial; IS = Taken into service
♦ Recaptured from the enemy




Summary By Rig: August 1775
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: August 1775
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: August 1775
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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