The American Revolution in North Carolina

NC Coast

September 26, 1777


Patriot Cdr:

Capt. Palmer
British Cdr:

Unk
Killed:

0
Killed:

Unk
Wounded:

Unk
Wounded:

Unk
Captured:

0
Captured:

Unk
Original County: 

Carteret County
Present County:

Carteret County

The Nancy was a New Bern privateer owned by John W. Stanley and others. She was commanded by Capt. Palmer.

On September 26th, she captured a British prize ship and a ship from Guinea with 100 slaves, ivory, and other valuables. Capt. Palmer sent the ships to Georgia with a prize crew on board.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants

Privateer Nancy - Capt. Palmer

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British Ship Unknown - Captain Unknown

Guinea Ship Unknown - Captain Unknown



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