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by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 1182

Re: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808

Ok! That was small quiz :) Now the questions Was there "Mestaer's Dock" in Deptford? There is a correspondence that Perter E. Mestaer want to built c1806 a 74 gun ship,but it was refused as the commision thought his dock is too short. Accordingly to late David Lyon she was started as " Bombay "? Wha...
by AvM
Fri May 04, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 1182

74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808

Salisbury and Winchester Journal - Monday 29 August 1808 A seventv-four gun ship was launched yesterday from Mestaer's Dock, at Deptford. She was christened " The Drake ", in the presence the Princess of Wales, the Duchess Brunswick, Lord Hood, Mr. Angerstein, Mr. Tlicrnton, &c. She went the in good...
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

Now we have also a picture of a Spanish packet brig

http://pares.mcu.es/ParesBusquedas20/ca ... show/20675
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

Cuentas de la Administración de Veracruz
Archivo General de Indias

ES.41091.AGI/17//CORREOS,248A
otas (1) Adjunta los gastos realizados en la reparación del bergantín correo nombrado 'El Sandoval'
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

I have still nothing about technical data of our brig, but http://foro.todoavante.es/ Bergantín correo llamado Nuevo Conde de Floridablanca . Construido en los astilleros mejicanos de Tlacotalpan en 1790 por contrato de don Esteban Bejarano bajo la dirección de don Luis de Tosal. Medía 81 pies de es...
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

I have Correos marítimos españoles: Francisco Garay Unibaso Mensajero, Ediciones, S.A. Vol I. Correos marítimos españoles a la América Española (Yndias Occidentales) de 1514 a 1827 246 pages 1988 Vol II Correos marítimos españoles a la América Española Cuba, Puerto Rico y Sto. Domingo . De 1827 a 18...
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

Many thanks!

that is interesting, at least as a basis:

http://somo.blogcindario.com/2009/07/00 ... -1802.html
by AvM
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Naval Officers and Crew
Topic: Joseph Bonifacio
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

Re: Joseph Bonifacio

by AvM
Thu Apr 26, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: Santa Dorval
Replies: 15
Views: 4543

Re: Santa Dorval

Simply everything is logical SANDOVAL (i) sank 1787 a new ship was built or purchased named NUEVO SANDOVAL and then renamed SANDOVAL (ii) Comercio exterior de Veracruz, 1778-1821: crisis de dependencia Javier Ortiz de la Tabla Ducasse - 1978 import Vera Cruz 12 Jun 1788 arrived brig "El Sandoval" fo...
by AvM
Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Naval Officers and Crew
Topic: Joseph Bonifacio
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

Re: Joseph Bonifacio

Comercio exterior de Veracruz, 1778-1821: crisis de dependencia Javier Ortiz de la Tabla Ducasse - 1978 import Vera Cruz 4 May 1790 arrived brig "Conde Floridablanca" form Havana, Jose Bonifacio de la Hera (cargo valued 161'4 pesos) 25 May 1792 arrived brig "El Alvarado" form Havana,Jose Bonifacio d...