Bengador

22399
El Bengador
Nominal Guns1BWAS-1793
NationalitySpain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired12.1805BG
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeLugger BG
Captured25.1.1806BWAS-1793

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
25.1.180628 BG

Service History


DateEventSource
12.1805Sailed from Bayonne BG
25.1.1806Taken by Pomone (38) off Lisbon and destroyed.BG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Admiralty-Office, March 1, 1806.

Copy of a letter from Captain Lobb, of His Majesty's Ship Pomone, to William Marfden, Ejq; dated off Lisbon, February 10, 1806.


SIR, have the honor to acquaint you, for the information of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, that the boats of His Majesty's Ship under my command captured, off Lisbon, the 25th ultimo, El Bengador Spanish Lugger Privateer, with 1 gun and 28 men ; she had been 6 weeks from Bayonne. The Maid of the Mill, William Dearing,Master, from Newfoundland, was retaken at the same time, the only capture the Lugger had made ; I sent her to Lisbon, the port she was bound to, and the privateer was destroyed. You will be pleased to communicate the inclosed to their Lordships. 

I have the honor, to be, &c.

W. G. LOBB



 

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