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  • * British History Online *

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    America and West Indies, February 1702, 26-28, 01 February 1702-28 February 1702

    which go to Toulon. The separation is only to take place after we have passed Jamaica, which is an English Island, where it is said there are 40 ships, and if that proves true we shall fight them, and continue

    America and West Indies, March 1689, 01 March 1689-31 March 1689

    of Ash to enquire into the matter of the Cabaretta. On my arrival I heard of a pirate at English Island who had captured the Cabaretta among other ships, and sent a ship in quest of him, but unluckily without

    America and West Indies, June 1704, 21-31, 21 June 1704-30 June 1704

    their sugars, etc . The French gentlemen have offered to lay me wagers, that we shall not have an English Island left by next December, saying they are certain to have a fleet sent out with sufficient force to take

    America and West Indies, July 1712, 01 July 1712-31 July 1712

    of West India Packet-boats. The proposition first laid down in 1702 for maintaining a monthly correspondence with all the English Island Plantations in America, each vessel performing her voyage in 100 days or thereabouts, has been put into practice, though


    then shipped off the French inhabitants to Hispaniola, being determined, as he said, that St. Kitts should be an English Island in future. The operations were evidently most skilfully planned and executed, and are not unworthy of study by military


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