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Spoils of War: Privateering in Nova Scotia


Diary of Simeon Perkins, 1797-1803

(page 120) 10 September 1798: A Spanish vessel, prize to the privateer Charles Mary Wentworth has arrived at Liverpool, loaded with a cargo of goods bound from Havana to Spain. Prize master and crew are named.

Date: 1798

Reference: Publications of the Champlain Society Nova Scotia Archives  Library: F80 C35 P41

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