British Prizes - September 1779










Date Captor Name Master Rig Codes Fate Tons Crew Guns
[15] British Privateer Sandwich Betsey John Russell Brig NA/I TC 200 12 8



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: June 1777
Status Brigs Schooners Ships Sloops Others Total
Captured
Recaptured
Total Captures (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%)
Recaptured by enemy
Released
Total:
Significant Captures: June 1777
Government vessels (0%)
Privateers (0%)
Tobacco in cargo (0%)
Munitions in cargo (0%)
Total (0%)

Summary By Area/Nationality/Destination: June 1777
Area
Status North America Newfoundland Lesser Antilles Greater Antilles Europe Total
Captured (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%)
Nationality
Status American French Spanish Dutch Other Total
Captured (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%)
Destination
Status Outbound Inbound Coastal In Port No Info Total
Captured (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%) (0%)

19 November 2008