Friends Adventure

20798
Nominal Guns6NRAR
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorNew Hampshire State Navy
Acquired6.8.1777NRAR
ShipyardUnknownNRAR
CategoryPrivateerNRAR
Ship TypeSchooner NRAR
Last known1778NRAR

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.8.177720 NRAR

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
6.8.1777 - 1778Captain (Privateer) Kinsman PeverlyNRAR

 

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Posted by Cy on Saturday 26th of December 2020 20:25

The date given is the date aquired bu the New Hampshire State Navy. As no reason is given it is possible the ship pre-dated that acquistion.
There is also a record of a schooner of that name leaving Annapolis on April 4 1775
Schooner Friends Adventure, John Fulford, Master
40 ton, 5 men, bound for Barbadoes
24 Bbls of Fish, 1,100 Bushels of Corn, 277 Barrels of Flour, 12 Barrels of Bread

However there are several vessels called Friends Adventure recorded in the period so the connection is not certain


Posted by Dustin soyring on Saturday 26th of December 2020 18:40

Hi guys, I know it says the Friends Adventure was commissioned in 1777, I however have a Jan 20th, 1776 Pennsylvania Ledger with a $2 reward seeking a runaway named William Bruce, 16, from the "Schooner Friends Adventure."

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