Catalogue description Captured ship: St Clement of Nantes (master Michel le Pape). History: a French merchant...
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Captured ship: St Clement of Nantes (master Michel le Pape).
History: a French merchant ship (250 tons, 45 men), bound from Cap François, Saint Domingue to Nantes, laden with sugar, indigo and coffee; taken in fight on 27 February / 9 March 1745 by the privateer Charming Nancy (John Luce commanding) and brought into Jersey.
Ship's papers and mail in transit: numbered SP 1-SP 71.
[Decision: condemned as prize, 24 May 1745]
|Note:||Extra information from HCA 30/775/1 and HCA 30/775/4|
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Language:||English and French|
|Closure status:||Open Document, Open Description|
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