Voyage 24617, Antelope (1766)
Ship, nation, owners Voyage identification number 24617
Voyage in 1999 CD-ROM Yes
Vessel name Antelope
Flag Great Britain
Flag* Great Britain
Place constructed Great Britain, port unspecified
Year constructed
Place registered Lancaster
Year registered 1763
Rig Brig
Tonnage 40
Standardized tonnage* 74
Guns mounted
Vessel owners Watson, Rich
Watson, Jno
Millerson, Thos
Millerson, Richd
Dodson, Robt
Lawrence, Henry
Hinde, Thos
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* Lancaster
First place of slave purchase Gambia
Second place of slave purchase Sierra Leone, port unspecified
Third place of slave purchase
Principal place of slave purchase* Sierra Leone, port unspecified
Places of call before Atlantic crossing
First place of slave landing Savannah
Second place of slave landing
Third place of slave landing
Principal place of slave landing* Savannah
Place where voyage ended Lancaster
Region where voyage began* England
First region of slave purchase Senegambia and offshore Atlantic
Second region of slave purchase Sierra Leone
Third region of slave purchase
Principal region of slave purchase* Sierra Leone
First region of slave landing Georgia
Second region of slave landing
Third region of slave landing
Principal region of slave landing* Georgia
Region where voyage ended England
Voyage Dates Year arrived with slaves* 1766
Date voyage began 1765-??-??
Date trade began in Africa
Date vessel departed Africa
Date vessel arrived with slaves 1766-07-31
Date vessel departed for homeport
Date voyage completed 1766-11-??
Voyage length, homeport to slaves landing (days)*
Middle passage (days)*
Captain and Crew Captain's name Paley, Thomas
Crew at voyage outset
Crew at first landing of slaves
Crew deaths during voyage
Slave (numbers) Number of slaves intended at first place of purchase
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* 111
Number of slaves arriving at first place of landing 97
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* 97
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 BT6/3,164:

TNA (Kew, London)

LList, 22 Apr 1766: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 9 Sept 1766: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 28 Nov 1766: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)

Donnan, Elizabeth (ed.), Documents Illustrative of History of the Slave Trade to the Americas, 4 vols. (Washington, DC, 1930-35)

GG, Aug 6 1766: Georgia Gazette
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