Search found 101 matches

by Cy
Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: 18th Century
Topic: French Brest Fleet 1744
Replies: 6
Views: 1164

Re: French Brest Fleet 1744

Brilliant Albert. Looking forward to your book as well.

BTW the Threedecks link for Content is https://threedecks.org/index.php?displa ... ip&id=2240
Got to keep Andrew happy, he's going to publish mine too.

Cy
by Cy
Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Naval Officers and Crew
Topic: George Duncalfe ? to 1679
Replies: 5
Views: 732

Re: George Duncalfe ? to 1679

Thanks for the offer, but i already have enough unprocessed data to keep me going for about 100 years. The example you quote is interesting, if only for it's errors. There is no vessel called the Royal Victory, the ship he refers to must be the Victory 100 gunner https://threedecks.org/index.php?dis...
by Cy
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Naval Officers and Crew
Topic: George Duncalfe ? to 1679
Replies: 5
Views: 732

Re: George Duncalfe ? to 1679

Hi The Unicorn had three different captains during 1678 and 1679 (She was out of commission between 1673 and 1678). See https://threedecks.org/index.php?display_type=show_ship&id=62 for the details. The national archives at Kew holds the Muster Books in the series ADM 39 http://discovery.nationalarc...
by Cy
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: linking ships to stations (royal navy)
Replies: 8
Views: 1870

Re: linking ships to stations (royal navy)

Not sure what a base founded in 1942 has to do with sailing navies pre-1850 though?
by Cy
Sat May 05, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 722

Re: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808

The 'Blake' 74 was launched at Deptford on 23rd August 1808.

https://threedecks.org/index.php?displa ... ip&id=3320
by Cy
Fri Apr 27, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

Re: Santa Dorval

Congratulations Andreas. That's a remarkable piece of research.
by Cy
Wed Apr 25, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: How to identify ships in pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: How to identify ships in pictures

Send be the link, email on homepage of main site, an I'll add it for you. It won't dare ban me :)
by Cy
Tue Apr 24, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

Re: Santa Dorval

Wikipedia has the following on the York page "In June–July 1799, York captured Santa Dorval, a Spanish packet boat, of four guns, 22 men, and 86 tons (bm). She was sailing from Vera Cruz to Havanna, and under the command of Lieutenant Don Joseph Bonefacio of the Spanish navy. Carnatic, Alarm, Thunde...
by Cy
Tue Apr 24, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: How to identify ships in pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: How to identify ships in pictures

I don't mind links, provided they are relevant.