Ship, nation, owners Voyage identification number 25481
Voyage in 1999 CD-ROM Yes
Vessel name Phillis
Flag IMP U.S.A.
Place constructed
Year constructed
Place registered
Year registered
Rig Brigantine
Standardized tonnage IMP
Guns mounted
Vessel owners Fitch, Timothy
Voyage Outcome Particular outcome of voyage Voyage completed as intended
Outcome of voyage for slaves IMP Slaves disembarked in Americas
Outcome of voyage if ship captured IMP Not captured
Outcome of voyage for owner IMP Delivered slaves for original owners
African resistance
Voyage Itinerary Place where voyage began IMP Boston
First place of slave purchase Windward Coast, port unspecified
Second place of slave purchase
Third place of slave purchase
Principal place of slave purchase IMP Windward Coast, port unspecified
Places of call before Atlantic crossing
First place of slave landing Boston
Second place of slave landing
Third place of slave landing
Principal place of slave landing IMP Boston
Place where voyage ended Boston
Region where voyage began IMP Massachusetts
First region of slave purchase Windward Coast
Second region of slave purchase
Third region of slave purchase
Principal region of slave purchase IMP Windward Coast
First region of slave landing Massachusetts
Second region of slave landing
Third region of slave landing
Principal region of slave landing IMP Massachusetts
Region where voyage ended Massachusetts
Voyage Dates Year arrived with slaves IMP 1761
Date voyage began 1760-11-08
Date trade began in Africa
Date vessel departed Africa
Date vessel arrived with slaves 1761-07-11
Date vessel departed for homeport
Date voyage completed
Voyage length, homeport to slaves landing (days) IMP 245
Middle passage (days) IMP
Captain and Crew Captain's name Gwinn, Peter (a) Gwyn
Crew at voyage outset 8
Crew at first landing of slaves
Crew deaths during voyage
Slave (numbers) Number of slaves intended at first place of purchase 112
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 IMP 96
Number of slaves arriving at first place of landing 75
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 IMP 75
Slave (characteristics) Percentage men IMP
Percentage women IMP
Percentage boys IMP
Percentage girls IMP
Percentage male IMP
Percentage children IMP
Sterling cash price in Jamaica IMP
Slave deaths during middle passage IMP
Mortality rate IMP
Source Sources Robinson,4-5: Robinson, Walter, Phyllis Wheatley and her Writings (New York, 1984).
MedfordHS,Slave Trade Letters,60.11.08.:

Donnan, Elizabeth, ed., Documents Illustrative of the History of the Slave Trade to the Americas, vol. III (Washington, DC, 1930)