Catalogue description Captured ship: St Iago otherwise Santiago , St Jago or St Jacques of Bayonne (master...
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Captured ship: St Iago otherwise Santiago, St Jago or St Jacques of Bayonne (master Estienne Lissond or Elisondo or Elisarde, or Francisco Ignacio de Ainzuriza).
History: a French ship (180 tons, 10 guns, 34 men), bound from Caracas to Cadiz and then Bayonne, laden with tobacco, flour, brandy, wine and cocoa; taken on 29 September /10 October 1739 three leagues off Cadiz by HMS Pembroke (Fitzroy Henry Lee commanding) and brought first into Gibraltar, and then into Portsmouth.
Ship's Papers numbered SP 1-SP 7:
[Decision: condemned as prize, 21 April 1740]
|Note:||Extra information from HCA 30/775/2|
See also IND 1/9022, f101v
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
|Language:||English, French and Spanish|
|Closure status:||Open Document, Open Description|
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