British Prizes - November 1778











Date Captor Name Master Rig Codes Fate Tons Crew Guns
1 Perseus §Braxtone   Sloop NA/C   145    
5 Daphne §L'Aimable Genevive     NA/O TC 120    
8 Albany, Dispatch Dove   Schooner NA/C TC      
8 Daphne §Sophia     NA/O TC 236 14  
[15] [unknown] Abingdon James Handy Sloop NA TC 50    
[15] [unknown] Betsey Elisha Brown Sloop NA/O TC   20 9
[15] Experiment Nancy George Kidd Ship NA/I RC 200    
27 Unicorn §‡Saratoga Alexander Murray Brig NA/O TC 80 22 4
29 Albany, Dispatch Goodwill   Brig NA/O TC 150 8  
29 Albany, Dispatch Sally   Schooner NA/O TC 85 3  
30 BrP Crocodile Active Robert Cunningham   J/O TC 300    
30 Albany, Dispatch Two Sisters   Schooner NA/O TC 85 3  

CODES/NOTES:
† American government owned shipping or cargo (warships, trading vessels, packets, etc.)
‡ American privateers/letters of marque
¶ Munitions in cargo
§ Tobacco 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 (from America); /I = inward bound (to America); /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: November 1778
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: November 1778
Government vessels 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Privateers 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0%)
Tobacco 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: November 1778
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 American 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%) 5

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