Compiled by Sara E. Lewis
From an index to the Virginia Gazette, produced in 1950 by Lester J. Cappon and Stella F. Duff of the Institute of Early American History and Culture (Omohundro Institute) with additional Gloucester (including Kingston Parish) material not captured by the indexers. Annual lists of world events put local listings in context. Please review primary source material before citing.

Monday, July 26, 2010

March 7, 1751 - Dixon, Whiting

The Dutchess of Queensbury, Dixon; on her Passage Home, receiv’d much Damage; and having four Feet Water in her Hold, was oblig’d to put into Portsmouth, and there unload.

The Gloucester, Whiting, was likewise much damag’d, and put into Cowes.