Raid on Nova Scotia


Fleet CommanderNoah Stoddard
Fleet Formed6.1782
Fleet Disbanded14.7.1782

ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Scammell (16) 6.178214.7.1782Noah StoddardFleet disbanded
Hero (9) 6.178214.7.1782George Waith BabcockFleet disbanded
Dolphin (8) 6.178214.7.1782Gregory Powers (1738-1833)Fleet disbanded
Hope (6) 6.178214.7.1782Herbert WoodberryFleet disbanded
Swallow (5) 6.178214.7.1782John TibbetsFleet disbanded

DateEventSource
1782/06Sailed from Boston. The Swallow joined at sea sometime later. 
1782/06/30Arrived at Chester, near Halifax Nova Scotia and withdrew after a skirmish and parley 
1782/07/01Landed at Luneburg, Nova Soctia at around 04:00 in the morning. After sacking the town and taking some merchant ships prize they sailed at 17:00 
1782/07/14Returned to Boston 

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