Hyder Ali

Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorPrivate Owners
Home PortBoston - Massachusetts W1812P
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1793

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
181450 W1812P

1 Commanding Officer

1814 - 5.1814Captain (Privateer)R. ThorndikeW1812P

Service History

5.1814Taken by Owen Glendower (36)


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Posted by regis on Sunday 14th of February 2016 11:04

A Ruinous and Unhappy War: New England and the War of 1812
Par James H. Ellis
page 90

367 tons twelve 18-pounder carronades two long 18-pounder and two long 9-pounder some of the captured HMS Boxer

Posted by Brian Stephens on Saturday 10th of May 2014 16:50

Admiralty Office - Feb. 11, letter to John Wilson Croker, Esq. dated at Madras the 27th Sept. last. reported the capture of the American privateer Hyder Ally, having on board 12 guns and 30 men by his Majesty's ship Owen Glendour, after a chase of ten hours near the Nicobar Islands in the month of May. This vessel had shortly before been chased for 3 days by his Majesty's ship Salsette; but succeeded in escaping form her.

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