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Record No: mha00000174
Fonds Title:Colonial Office fonds
Series Title: Series CO 142 Jamaica. Shipping Returns
Dates: 1683-1818
Location: Mic. 2-5-1-9 to 2-5-1-15
Creator: Great Britain. Colonial Office.
Level of Description: Series
Extent: 7 reels of microfilm.
Source of Supplied Title: Title taken from the Guide to the Contents of the Public Record Office.
Scope and Content: Series consists of part of the colonial office record series Jamaica. Miscellanea, which contains newspapers, shipping returns and blue books of statistics, 1658-1940.
    The MHA has volumes 13-39 from this series, containing shipping returns for 1683-1818. These give the names of all vessels entering and clearing the ports of Jamaica, the names of the masters, when and where the vessel was built and registered, the owners' names, the rig and tonnage, the cargo, where the vessel was from and whither it was bound.
Reproduction Note: Filmed for the Public Record Office, England.
Terms Governing Use: Copyright held by the Public Record Office, England.
Finding Aids: MHA finding aid 41
Subject: Shipping Jamaica.
Subject: Shipping West Indies.
Subject: Jamaica Commerce.
Subject: West Indies Commerce.
Subject: Ship registers.
Subject: Naval Office Lists.


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