East Indiamen Warrants 1768-1826

16 Aug | News,

FIBIS is pleased to announce that details of East Indiamen Warrants (1768-1826) from TNA records HO 118/1, being lists of warrants issued by the Crown to the Masters of East Indiamen trading to the East, has been added to the FIBIS database website. The warrants grant authority “to apprehend, seize or secure all Pyrates, Free Booters and Sea Rovers, together with Their Ships and Vessels, etc……..”