Bristol University - Special Collections - Online Archive
Library home | Special Collections | Online Archive Catalogue | Search | Browse

Online Archive



Current record: (click to see the full catalogue record):

Title

DM1061 Duncomb Family letters relating to shipping.

Date

1751-1791

Record(s) in the RefNo tree branch below the current record:
DM1061/1

Jamaica. List of vessels arrived at Jamaica from the coast of Africa since 12 August 1751. Includes date, ship, captain, port of origin, number of slaves, to whom slaves sold.

27 May 1752

DM1061/2

Antigua. Letter from John Lightfoot to Stephen Blizard.

21 July 1753

DM1061/3

Lundy. Letter from Captain James McTaggart, privateer ship Tryall, to Henry Bright. McTaggart’s bringing to of ship Midden Hack, St. Eustatia to Amsterdam, cargo of sugar and coffee, Captain Smith prizemaster proceeding to Bristol or Milford, McTaggart’s prizes sailing to Cork.

5 October 1758

DM1061/4

Antigua. Letter from James Laroche to Stephen Blizzard, William Warner. Captain Duncomb, ship Cornwall, proceeding to Gold Coast for negroes, Blizzard and Warner to dispose of them, demand for negroes at Antigua, Martenico and Guadeloupe, payment to Duncomb.

20 June 1762

DM1061/5

Bristol? Account. James Laroche and Co. with William Jeffries. Chandlery for the ship Cornwall.

28 March 1763

DM1061/6

Antigua. Letter from David Dumcomb to Captain David Duncomb. Sale of goods and rum, Captain Duncomb’s family, Duncomb’s situation at Farr’s and Brown’s, Captain McNeal.

19 December 1763

DM1061/7

Antigua. Letter from David Duncomb to Captain Duncomb. Duncomb’s letters to Captain Duncomb, sending of silk, haddocks and hams, Duncomb’s situation, Captain Duncomb’s family.

26 December 1763

DM1061/8

Antigua. Bill of Lading. Captain David Duncomb, ship Cornwall, 180 gallons rum.

19 May 1764

DM1061/9

Dominica. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain John Chilcot. Chilcot’s voyage to Virginia and Dominica, Farrell and Jones’ bond and demand for slaves, outset of ships Cornwall and Juba, Angola and Gold Coast slaves.

March 1767

DM1061/10

Virginia. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain Joseph White. White’s voyage to Virginia, Watson and Wears bond, instructions on slaves and disease, sale of slaves.

March 1767

DM1061/11

Virginia. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain Joseph White. White’s family, White and Captain Chilcot, advantage of going to Virginia.

19 April 1767

DM1061/12

Dominica, Virginia. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain John Chilcot. Chilcot’s family and friends, advantage of going to Virginia.

8 May 1767

DM1061/13

Dominica. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain John Chilcot? Colonel Randolph’s letters, scarcity of provisions, price of slaves at Dominica and St. Kitts.

[1767]

DM1061/14

Dominica. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Tom Duncomb. Tom Duncomb’s family, Captain Chilcot and Tom Duncomb’s work under him.

8 May 1767

DM1061/15

Cabinda, Callabar, Dominica, St. Kitts. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to [Captain Joseph White?] State of coast at Cabinda, provisions from the Juba and Bettsy, Cornwall and Virginia voyage, Bettsy and Gold Coast cargo, slaves sold at Dominica and St. Kitts, King David and Concord at Calabar, Malbro at Gold Coast, outset of Cornwall and Juba, provisions sent.

July 1767

DM1061/16

Cabinda. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to [Captain Joseph White?] Cabinda, river Congo, cargo purchased, bad prospects, provisions sent.

July 1767

DM1061/17

Cabinda. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Tom Duncomb. Unpromising prospect of voyage from Cabinda, King David and Concord’s prospects, Duncomb’s family, Tom Duncomb’s work under Captain Chilcot.

July 1767

DM1061/18

Angola, Gold Coast. Copy of letter from Captain David Duncomb to Captain Gullan. Provisions sent to Gullan and Captain Chilcot, Angola coast, prospects at Gold Coast, Nixon’s and Howe’s going to Gold Coast, voyages from London and Liverpool.

July 1767

DM1061/19

London, Antigua. Letter James Laroche. Sending of franks, ship Juba, Brentford, Wilkes and Lutter??, House of Commons decision, letters sent to Antigua.

13 April 1769

DM1061/20

St. Vincent. Letter Messrs. Garraway and Baillie. Abstract of sundries (plantation supplies and equipment) to be shipped … from Bristol …. Cargo ordered by E. Baillie, goods to be shipped on the Pembroke, invoice and bills of lading for sugar and rum.

26 July 1775

DM1061/21

Barbados. Letter to Messrs. Garraway and Baillie. Criticism of plantation supplies, candles, bacon, tripes, cider, hams, tongues, salt, tobacco.

5 August 1776

DM1061/22

Nevis, Antigua. Abstract of goods (plantation supplies) for John Richardson Herbert to be shipped by the Nevis Planter, Captain Henry Webbe.

29 July 1777

DM1061/23

Lundy. Letter from Captain James Henderson to Messrs. Lowbridge and Richard Bright. Cargoes received, voyage from Kingroad to Lundy, ships in Lundy road, ships articles, list of people on board.

23 March 1791

Powered by DServe