Voyage 82071, John Bull (1800)
Ship, nation, owners Voyage identification number 82071
Voyage in 1999 CD-ROM Yes
Vessel name John Bull
Flag Great Britain
Flag* Great Britain
Place constructed Liverpool
Year constructed 1799
Place registered
Year registered
Rig Ship
Tonnage 480
Standardized tonnage* 480
Guns mounted
Vessel owners Taylor, Michael
Bailey, Thomas
Cantrell, Ralph
Grimshaw, Roger
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* Liverpool
First place of slave purchase Bonny
Second place of slave purchase
Third place of slave purchase
Principal place of slave purchase* Bonny
Places of call before Atlantic crossing
First place of slave landing Kingston
Second place of slave landing
Third place of slave landing
Principal place of slave landing* Kingston
Place where voyage ended Liverpool
Region where voyage began* England
First region of slave purchase Bight of Biafra and Gulf of Guinea islands
Second region of slave purchase
Third region of slave purchase
Principal region of slave purchase* Bight of Biafra and Gulf of Guinea islands
First region of slave landing Jamaica
Second region of slave landing
Third region of slave landing
Principal region of slave landing* Jamaica
Region where voyage ended England
Voyage Dates Year arrived with slaves* 1800
Date voyage began 1799-09-05
Date trade began in Africa
Date vessel departed Africa
Date vessel arrived with slaves 1800-07-29
Date vessel departed for homeport 1800-10-05
Date voyage completed 1800-12-24
Voyage length, homeport to slaves landing (days)* 327
Middle passage (days)*
Captain and Crew Captain's name Parkinson, John
Crew at voyage outset 68
Crew at first landing of slaves
Crew deaths during voyage 21
Slave (numbers) Number of slaves intended at first place of purchase 614
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* 600
Number of slaves arriving at first place of landing 550
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* 550
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 LR1800: Lloyd's Register of Shipping, 1764, 1768, 1776, 1778-84, 1786-1787, 1789-1808 (all published in London).
BT98/61,56: The National Archives (Kew, UK) Board of Trade
PP,1806(265),XIII,no.1: Great Britain, Parliamentary Papers: 1777, Accounts and Papers, No 9 1788, XXII 1789, XXIV, XXV, XXVI 1790, XXIX, XXX, XXXI 1790-91, XXXIV 1792, XXXV 1795-96, XLII 1798-99, XLVIII 1799 XLVIII 1801-2, IV 1803-4, X 1806, XII 1813-14, XII 1816, VII 1823, XIX 1825, XXVII, XXIX 1826, XXIX 1826-7, XXII, XXVI 1828, XXVI 1829, XXVI 1830, X 1831, XIX 1831-32, XLVII 1842, XLIV 1845,XLIX 1847-8, XXII 1852-3, XXXIX
PP,1801-2(88),IV,no.1: Great Britain, Parliamentary Papers: 1777, Accounts and Papers, No 9 1788, XXII 1789, XXIV, XXV, XXVI 1790, XXIX, XXX, XXXI 1790-91, XXXIV 1792, XXXV 1795-96, XLII 1798-99, XLVIII 1799 XLVIII 1801-2, IV 1803-4, X 1806, XII 1813-14, XII 1816, VII 1823, XIX 1825, XXVII, XXIX 1826, XXIX 1826-7, XXII, XXVI 1828, XXVI 1829, XXVI 1830, X 1831, XIX 1831-32, XLVII 1842, XLIV 1845,XLIX 1847-8, XXII 1852-3, XXXIX
PP,1801-2(88),IV,no.1: Great Britain, Parliamentary Papers: 1777, Accounts and Papers, No 9 1788, XXII 1789, XXIV, XXV, XXVI 1790, XXIX, XXX, XXXI 1790-91, XXXIV 1792, XXXV 1795-96, XLII 1798-99, XLVIII 1799 XLVIII 1801-2, IV 1803-4, X 1806, XII 1813-14, XII 1816, VII 1823, XIX 1825, XXVII, XXIX 1826, XXIX 1826-7, XXII, XXVI 1828, XXVI 1829, XXVI 1830, X 1831, XIX 1831-32, XLVII 1842, XLIV 1845,XLIX 1847-8, XXII 1852-3, XXXIX
kg, 26 July-2 Aug 1800: Royal Gazette (Kingston)
DickySam,126-27: Sam, Dickey], Liverpool and Slavery: An Historical Account of the Liverpool-African Slave Trade, by a 'Genuine Dicky Sam' (Liverpool, 1884).
LList, 21 Mar 1800: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 13 May 1800: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 19 Sept 1800: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 23 Sept 1800: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
LList, 26 Dec 1800: Lloyds’ Lists (1741, 1744, 1747-53, 1755, 1757-58, 1760-77, 1779-1808)
MMM, C/EX/L/5/4,1799.134: Merseyside Maritime Museum, Liverpool Registers of Merchant Ships, Subsidiary Register Books
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