Brilliano

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Nominal Guns5BWAS-1817
NationalitySpain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1805BWAS-1817
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1817
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1817
Ship TypeLugger BG
Captured25.11.1805BWAS-1817

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
25.11.180535 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
20.11.1805 - 25.11.1805Capitan de CorsarioJoseph AdvisBG

Service History


DateEventSource
20.11.1805

Depart from Port Carrel

BG
23.11.1805

Took the English Brig Mary, from Lynn, with coals, bound to Lisbon, and the Nymph Brig from Newfoundland, with fish for Viana.

BG
25.11.1805Taken by Curieux (18) 13 leagues West of Cape Selleiro.BG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

His Majesty's Sloop Curieux, Lisbon, December 2, 1805.

SIR I beg to acquaint you, that His Majesty's Sloop, under my command, captured on the 25th Ult , 13 leagues West of Cape Selleiro, the Brilliano, a Spanish Lugger Privateer, with 5 carriage guns and 35 men, commanded by Don Joseph Advis. She had been out 5 days from Port Carrel, and 2 days before we fell in with her, she had taken the English Brig Mary, from Lynn, with coals, bound to Lisbon, and the Nymph Brig from Newfoundland, with fish for Viana.

I am, &c.

J. JOHNSTONE



 

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