Record Number 2

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Basic information

Case Number: 2

Date: 1818-01-10

Summary of incident: Seizure of ship that had docked to take on provisions. Crew detained, cargo seized, in spite of assurances of legality. (in partnership with P.P. Pope, in claim #3)

Amounts claimed

Principal: $43829

Interest: $60483

Interest percentage: %

Total: $104311

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $

Award by Mexican judge: $

Final award principal: $19266

Final award interest: $18396

Final award total: $37662

Date of final decision: 1841-01-20

Location of incident

Place name at time: Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico

Place name today: Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico


Name: John Jacob Astor

Company: J.J. Astor & Company

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: Cossack

Ship type: Brig

Home port: Boston, MA, USA

     (today Boston, MA, USA)

Destination port: -

Destination of goods: -


Text of memorial:

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