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by Cy
Sat May 05, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 928

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: 3717

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: 1012

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: 3717

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: 1012

Re: How to identify ships in pictures

I don't mind links, provided they are relevant.
by Cy
Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: People
Topic: HEIC Captain Seekings1800's
Replies: 2
Views: 916

Re: HEIC Captain Seekings1800's

Please note that www.eicships.info is now defunct, the url for that site is now https://eicships.threedecks.org/
by Cy
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: People
Topic: HEIC Captain Seekings1800's
Replies: 2
Views: 916

HEIC Captain Seekings1800's

I had the following request for information via email, can anyone help? " My name is John Burrowes and I live in Canberra, Australia. I have some documentation, that was in my mother’s possession, which provides some “hearsay information” which came to her from one of her cousins, many years ago. Th...
by Cy
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Naval Officers and Crew
Topic: Press ganged crew on muster rolls
Replies: 11
Views: 2530

Re: Press ganged crew on muster rolls

If you spend a long time on a reply you are risking the server session timing out and losing your log in. Always best to write it in a text editor and then paste it in. The server does not recognise the activity editing in a text area (like this one) as it's actualy being edited on your computer and...
by Cy
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: linking ships to stations (royal navy)
Replies: 8
Views: 2309

Re: linking ships to stations (royal navy)

No Fleet pages as yet, one day though :) and vessels on a station was one of the reasons for introducing them in the first place.