Belfast Prison Ships

For anybody that is willing to share historical information on the BELFAST area LOCATED IN Co. Antrim or Co. Downobtained from offical sources as books, PRONI or newspapers, street Directories or local knowledge. If need be I will start separate Belfast City area forums
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Christopher

Belfast Prison Ships

Post by Christopher » 07 Apr 2009, 13:17

The barque Postlethwaite which was built by William and Thomas Wood at Maryport was first registered on the 10th April 1797. She was used as a prison ship in Belfast in 1799. http://www.mightyseas.co.uk/marhist/mar ... waite.html

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