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by AvM
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

Re: Santa Dorval

El péndulo marítimo-mercantil en el Atlántico Novohispano (1798-1825) Mario Trujillo Bolio Anexo 4 Departures of ships from New Spain to Cariban,USA and Europe none of ships matched 1 Apr 1799 sailed schooner FIDELA Veracruz-La Habana in name of the King with 150,000 pesos. I will look later (not ac...
by AvM
Thu Apr 26, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 3007

Re: Santa Dorval

My first question is very simple Was really a ship named SANTA DORVAL? I have found notice on it only in British newspaper databases and similar. Google give no answer for any SANTA DORVAL a-so as known name. So it is very probably the name is wrong! In wikipedia and other sources you could find a l...
by AvM
Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Halsewell East Indiaman
Replies: 2
Views: 1016

Re: Halsewell East Indiaman

We have digitalised archives of late Rowan Hackmann, teh author
of "Ship of the East India Company"
by AvM
Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Turkish Navy, 1740s
Replies: 20
Views: 4744

Re: Turkish Navy, 1740s

Slightly off topic but they are nominally part of the Ottoman Empire, Istoria degli stati di Algeri, Tunisi, Tripoli e Marocco, trasportata fedelmente dalla lingua inglese nell'italiana (published 1754) has a listing of the Algerine fleet. https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=HzEQAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA244#v...
by AvM
Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

It seems that also early Greek gunboats were foreign built. 1823 Frellsen, a Dane brought a Gunboat he should be the same Frellsun, Henry,(commanded the gunboat, Philhellene and the transport vessel, Geneua, 1827 -8). Philhellene was 34tons gunboat 1x68pdr and 1x3pdr carronade. Two others gunboats 3...
by AvM
Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

From my hanwriten notices (in London or in Berlin),-but I was a student and I have money for copies 24 Apr 1821: 8 brigs ............... 11 Hydra, 7 Spetsai 32 (?) then.......... 37 Tambosis ............... 12 Miaulis (Hydra) -------------------------------------- ............... 65 or 99 sails 1822...
by AvM
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

The United Service Magazine May 1842 listed the Greek Navy ships "NOTICES OF THE NAVAL AND MILITARY ESTABLISHMENTS OF GREECE. BY A COMMANDER IN THE NAVY. FORMING AN APPENDIX TO LIEUT.-COL. NAPIER's "CRUISE IN THE LEVANT.' Brig, Hercules (16) - new transport 2 guns only, formerly 12 guns ....... Cam...
by AvM
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

Travels in Greece and Turkey: Being the Second Part of Excursions in ..., Band 1 von Sir Grenville Temple 1836 Greek Navy Corvette, Prince Royal of Bavaria (20) Brig, Nelson (20) ....... Minerva (16) ....... Hercules (16) ....... Cambrian (12) Barque, Phoenix (16) Schooner, Lady Codrington (12) .......
by AvM
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

Nelson (Νέλσον) 245t 10x12pdr 83 men Purchased by the Greek Government from the owner, D. Papalikoli 01.1834 for 6,500 tallars. Wrecked near Gastoune, west coast of Peloponnese Peninsula 02.12.1836 when transporting 128 Bavarian troops to Trieste. No lives lost. Master Nikoli Very interesting. I ha...
by AvM
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Greek corsairs of 1820s
Replies: 29
Views: 5953

Re: Greek corsairs of 1820s

Brigs incorporated into the new Greek Navy in 1830 Kimvros (Κίμβρος) 225bm Sold for 705 drachmes 1840. Listed with 2 x 9pdr and 8 x 18pdr carronades 1835. Antizilos (Αντιζηλος) Sunk by Miaoulis' rebels at Almiro-Lakoniaz, Almyros Bay, Laconia 08.1831. Ahilleus (Αχιλλευς) Sunk by Miaoulis' rebels at ...