Author Results for A.H. Reed

Note: Consul Mitchell and the Argo Affair

By A.H. Reed

A detailed account of the involvement of an influential Consul in the case of a ship captured off the Dutch coast in 1796. Read More

Filed under: North Sea | French Revolution
Subjects include: Pirates, Corsairs & Privateers

Note: Danish Neutrality and the Royal Navy, 1795-1797

By A.H. Reed

The policy of ‘security and prosperity’ which had dictated Danish neutrality resulted in a great number of belligerant cargoes being carried in belligerant ships under Danish flags. The sales of prizes also affected British owners. The Royal Navy attempted to challenge the poorly maintained Danish neutrality, with little success. Read More

Filed under: Baltic | French Revolution
Subjects include: Navies | Pirates, Corsairs & Privateers