Captain George St. Loe [Lo] et al. in Virgin Islands, at sea - 27 April, 1686, at night

from 'America and West Indies: May 1686', in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 12 1685-1688 and Addenda 1653-1687, pages 182-200:

[The deposition of Captain George St Loe of HMS Dartmouth (item 678. V.) concerns the same event described below by Bisse including the date of the skirmish, 27 April 1686, starting at 7pm]

 

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J.W. Fortescue (ed.), 'America and West Indies: May 1686', in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 12 1685-1688 and Addenda 1653-1687, volume 12 (London, 1899), p. 182-200. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1547040234655 accessed: 17 January, 2022

location of experience: Virgin Islands, at sea

Listeners

Captain George St. Loe [Lo]
naval officer, Sea captain
1655-1718
Thomas Bisse
English colonial government official
sailors
sailors

Listening to

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drums during a sea battle

Experience Information

Date/Time 27 April, 1686, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Notes

British History Online, a digital library created by the Institute of Historical Research and the History of Parliament Trust, includes calendars of state papers in which the listening experience was identified. Calendars are very detailed summaries of documents arranged chronologically, intended as a finding aid. Original documents are often held at the National Archives at Kew.


Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Wed, 09 Jan 2019 13:23:55 +0000
Approved on Sat, 27 Jun 2020 15:22:23 +0100