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|Nationality||Kingdom of Holland|
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.