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From: "Provost, Gilbert" <>
Subject: RE: [TSL] George Canning Ship
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 10:03:41 -0500


Hello Louie. I have details on that vessel in my transcripts of the Lloyd's
Register:

GEORGE CANNING - 1811-1812/1814

(Green Book - Underwriters)
Master: Captain D. Bousfield (1811-12); Captain W. Tripe (1814)
Rigging: Ship; single deck with beams; sheathed in copper in 1809
Tonnage: 339 tons
Construction: in France; vessel 5 years old; 4 9-pounds & 2 18-pounds guns;

12 12-pounds caronnade
Owners: M. Bousfield (1811-12/1814)
Draught under load: 15 feet
Port of survey: London
Voyage: sailed for Brazil (1811-12); Buenos Ayres (1814)

(Red Book - Shipowners)
Master: Captain Bousfield (1811-12); Captain W. Tripe (1814)
Rigging: Ship; single deck with deep waist; sheathed in copper in 1808;
fastened with iron bolts
Tonnage: 339 tons
Construction: 1807 in France; 4 9-pounds & 14 12-pounds guns
Owners: Bousfield (1811-12); Sharp (1814)
Draught under load: 15 feet
Port of survey: London
Voyage: sailed for Buenos Ayres

I hope this is helpful. Cheers.

Gilbert Provost
Genealogy, Ships and Wines
http://www.webruler.com/gprovost
in snowy Ottawa. It looks like winter, finally.

-----Original Message-----
From: Louie [mailto:]
Sent: 15 janvier, 2002 02:25
To:
Subject: [TSL] George Canning Ship


Would anyone have information on the George Canning, leaving Greenock,
Scotland in 1821, arriving in Quebec? Anything at all greatly appreciated,
especially info on James Jack and the female who accompanied him, also of
the ship itself.


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