Voyage of Pickering, William from New England to Cape Sable in 1707

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 RecID:   4174
 Mariner:   Pickering, William
 Age:   36
 Origin:   New England
 Destination:   Cape Sable
 Duration (mths):   0.0
 Year:   1707
 Wage (£Sterling):   0.00
 Sources:   Perley III 297; Acts Vol 8 738;
 Notes:   Unknown vessel, William Pickering, master. Pickering was commissioned to command a vessel in order to protect the fishery at Cape Sable. Phillips stated that it was the brigantine Hope - (Salem in 18th Century - p 56). Joshua Pickman was master of it from 1710.

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