Sullivan's Island, off

Other names:
Schooner Eagle

Capt. Leaycraft, schooner Eagle vs. *privateer, run ashore, 4 Apr 1783 Where: 32.76128 -79.828251 Sullivan's Island, off

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  • E. Lee Spence, Shipwrecks of South Carolina and Georgia, "Spence's List 1520-1865", Sea Research Society, Sullivan's Island, SC, 1984, p.269
    The schooner Eagle, Captain Leaycraft, bound from Newbern. North Carolina, with a cargo of pork, etc., was chased ashore on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, by a privateer on April 4, 1783. Her cargo was taken out and it was thought that she would be saved.

  • NBBAS:Four Not found.

  • RevWar75 RevWar75   Not found

Related locations:
Fort Moultrie,   HMS Actaeon,  

Confidence level:: See above.