Voyage 17224, Tryall (1749)
Ship, nation, owners Voyage identification number 17224
Voyage in 1999 CD-ROM Yes
Vessel name Tryall
Flag Great Britain
Flag* Great Britain
Place constructed London
Year constructed 1724
Place registered Bristol
Year registered 1744
Rig Ship
Tonnage 90
Standardized tonnage* 164
Guns mounted 6
Vessel owners Protheroe, Philip*
Voyage Outcome Particular outcome of voyage Voyage completed as intended
Outcome of voyage for slaves* Slaves disembarked in Americas
Outcome of voyage if ship captured* Not captured
Outcome of voyage for owner* Delivered slaves for original owners
African resistance
Voyage Itinerary Place where voyage began* Bristol
First place of slave purchase Malembo
Second place of slave purchase
Third place of slave purchase
Principal place of slave purchase* Malembo
Places of call before Atlantic crossing
First place of slave landing Upper James River
Second place of slave landing
Third place of slave landing
Principal place of slave landing* Upper James River
Place where voyage ended Bristol
Region where voyage began* England
First region of slave purchase West Central Africa and St. Helena
Second region of slave purchase
Third region of slave purchase
Principal region of slave purchase* West Central Africa and St. Helena
First region of slave landing Virginia
Second region of slave landing
Third region of slave landing
Principal region of slave landing* Virginia
Region where voyage ended England
Voyage Dates Year arrived with slaves* 1749
Date voyage began 1748-10-22
Date trade began in Africa
Date vessel departed Africa 1749-07-12
Date vessel arrived with slaves 1749-09-21
Date vessel departed for homeport 1749-12-26
Date voyage completed 1750-02-07
Voyage length, homeport to slaves landing (days)* 334
Middle passage (days)* 71
Captain and Crew Captain's name Saunders, Abraham
Crew at voyage outset 30
Crew at first landing of slaves 30
Crew deaths during voyage
Slave (numbers) Number of slaves intended at first place of purchase 400
Slaves carried from first port of purchase
Slaves carried from second port of purchase
Slaves carried from third port of purchase
Total slaves embarked
Total slaves embarked* 416
Number of slaves arriving at first place of landing 356
Number of slaves disembarked at first place of landing
Number of slaves disembarked at second place of landing
Number of slaves disembarked at third place of landing
Total slaves disembarked* 356
Slave (characteristics) Percentage men*
Percentage women*
Percentage boys*
Percentage girls*
Percentage male*
Percentage children*
Sterling cash price in Jamaica*
Slave deaths during middle passage*
Mortality rate*
Source Sources Richardson,III: Richardson, David, Bristol, Africa and the Eighteenth Century Slave Trade to America: Volume 1, The Years of Expansion, 1698-1729 (Bristol, 1986); Volume 2, The Years of Ascendancy, 1730-1745 (Bristol, 1987); Volume 3, The Years of Decline, 1746-1769 (Bristol, 1991); Volume 4, The Final Years, 1770-1807 (Bristol, 1997).
Minch,141: Minchinton, Walter E., Celia King, and Peter Waite (eds.), Virginia Slave Trade Statistics, 1698-1775 (Richmond, 1984).
MCC,455: Zeeuws Archief (Middelburg, Netherlands) Middelburgsche Commercie Compagnie
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