Black Snake

28786
Nominal GunsUnknownref:1257
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired20.11.1756ref:1257
First Commissioned1758ref:1257
ShipyardUnknownref:1257
CategoryPrivateerref:1257
Ship TypeSloop ref:1257
Captured6.1.1759ref:1257

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290
Displacement50Ton 

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1756 - 1757Captain (Privateer)Nathaniel Sweetingref:125724.10.1757 - 6.1.1759Captain (Privateer)John Randallref:1257


Notes on Ship


Letter of Marqueref:1290

1756, Nov. 20. Black Snake. Sloop. Tons 50.

Commander, Nathaniel Sweeting.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Nathaniel Sweeting, merchant, principal; 

Joseph Whipple, James Brown, merchants and equippers, sureties; all of Providence.

Witnesses, Edward Thurston, James Coggeshall.

N. P. VI, 235. Marine Bonds.

 

1757, Oct. 24, Black Snake. Sloop. Tons 50.

Commander, John Randall.

Bond. Not recorded.

Equippers, Nathaniel Sweeting, James Brown, John Randall, merchants, and John Andrews, Esq.; all of Providence.

N. P. VI, 444.

 

1758, Nov. 8. Black Snake. Sloop.

Commander, John Randall.

Bond.. £1500.

Bonders, John Randall, mariner, Providence, principal; Jacob Whitman and James Brown, merchants, Providence, sureties.

Witnesses, Grindall Rawson, Samuel Nightingale, Junr.

N. P. VII, 108. Marine Bonds.



 

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