Ship Thames Captured by French.

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Document ID 9808659
Date 22-04-1796
Document Type Newspapers (Shipping News)
Archive Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
Citation Ship Thames Captured by French.; PRONI D/2015/5/7; CMSIED 9808659
Transcribed from the Belfast Newsletter of
22 Apr 1796.

The Thames of Belfast laden with a valuable cargo
of linen cloth and provisions bound to Dominica was
taken by a French privateer and was retaken by H.M.S.
Unicorn and Penguin and brought into Cork.