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tunate if the works had been deftroyed, and the town evacu足 ated immediately after its furrender. T H E retention by the enemy of Aux Cayes and Jacmel, not only enabled them to procure reinforcements and fupplies, but alfo moft amply to revenge our attempts on their coafts, by reprifals on our trade. It is known that upwards of thirty privateers, fome of them of confiderable force, have been fitted out from thofe ports, whofe rapacity and vigi足 lance fcarce a veffel bound from the Windward Iflands to Ja足 maica can efcape. T h e prizes which they made, in a few fhort months, abundantly compenfated for the lofs of their fhips at Port au Prince (h). AFTER (h) T h e following is a lift of veffels bound to Jamaica, which were taken and carried into Aux Cayes, between June 1 7 9 4 and June 1795, moft of them laden with dry goods, provifions, and plantation ftores, and many of them of great value,

T h e Edward -

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fhall

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- Robt Hall

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Bellona

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Marfhall

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- Tho' White

Hope Molly

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Hodge

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Geo. Brown

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T h o ' Calloine

Bell

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- Archd Weir

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From Briftol. L. and Cork. Liverpool.

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Buftler - Druid - Martha - Alexander Lovely Peggy Swallow - -

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13th June 1794, July

Sewell Wilfon - Wm Reid - Benj" Moor - Peter Murphy. - Lachlan Vafs

5thMar. 1795, Africa, 300 negroes. 19th Ditto, Liverpool. 20th Ditto. Ditto, Greenock. - - - - a tranfport. 14th March, Leith. 31ft March, London. 17th April, Glafgow. 1Oth May. Dunmore

An historical survey of the french colony in the island of St. Domingo comprehending a short account  

Auteur. Edwards, B. / Ouvrage patrimonial de la Bibliothèque numérique Manioc. Service commun de la documentation, Université des Antilles e...

An historical survey of the french colony in the island of St. Domingo comprehending a short account  

Auteur. Edwards, B. / Ouvrage patrimonial de la Bibliothèque numérique Manioc. Service commun de la documentation, Université des Antilles e...

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