1757 Bursting cohorn on Privateer Boston Report
a - By BOS Letter from TON, October 24.. the Weft - Indies, dated the 23d of September laft, we have Advice, That the Captures to the Windward are , very numerous, not one in twenty efcap - - ri - 1 TV ' n". tr: f r rr - T . T ing. 1 nac tne rnvatecr cng xving or rruma, vapt. xs.unc, Commander, belonging to Rhode - Iliand, and who failed from this Port in Auguft laft, was loft upon Anguilla Reef. The Mafter of her, Capt. White, was killed by the burft - ing of a Cohorn, and Mr. James Wendell, the Captain's Clerk, wounded, 'tis feared, mortally : The other People faved.