2.09.2013

Chesapeake Blockaded

Chesapeake Blockaded.

NEW-YORK, FEB. 9.
Capt. Burr arrived last night in 48 hours from the Chesapeake, was boarded by a British squadron there, and ordered off. The squadron consists of the San Domingo, Maidstone, Acasta and others, and they keep the bay in a state of rigorous blockade.

 

Published in the Boston Weekly Messenger-March 12, 1813.

No comments:

Post a Comment