Amstellan

29932
Nominal Guns12BG
NationalityKingdom of Holland
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1808BG
ShipyardUnknownBG
CategoryPrivateerBG
Ship TypeBrig BG
Captured26.6.1808BG

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
25.6.180860 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1808 - 26.6.1808KapiteinHendrick JoostonBG

Service History


DateEventSource
26.6.1808Taken by Rosamond (18) BG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Admiralty-Office, July 2. 1808 
Copy of a letter from Captain Ffalher of His Majesty's Sloop Rosamond, to Vice-Admiral Russell Commander In Chief of His Majesty's Ships and Vessels off the Texel, and transmitted by the latter to the Hon. W.W. Pole.
His Majesty's Sloop Rosamond, Darmouth Roads, 27th June 1808.

Sir beg leave to inform you, that His Majesty's Sloop under my command, on her passage from Heligoland, in company with an American and a Hamburgh Ship that I had detained, aud was convoying to this place , on the 26th instants at half past 2 A.M. fell in with, and at 4 captured, the Dutch Brig Privateer Amstellan, Hendrick Jooston, Commander, (with a Commission from the King of Holland,) mounting 12 Guns, and with a complement of 60 men.

I have the Honour to be, &c.

B. WALKER



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
BGThe London GazetteOfficial, Web Site
 

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