Record Number 23

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Basic information

Case Number: 23

Date: 1833-06-18

Summary of incident: Ship detained for 10 months after went ashore near Matamoros due to captain's cholera. Ship suspected of smuggling. After release, ship unusable. Related to cases 35 and 36.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $

Interest: $

Interest percentage: %

Total: $

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $6535

Award by Mexican judge: $

Final award principal: $4500

Final award interest: $1972

Final award total: $6472

Date of final decision: 1841-11-15

Location of incident

Place name at time: Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Place name today: Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico


Name: Robert Perry

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: Augustus

Ship type: Schooner

Home port: New Orleans, LA, USA

     (today New Orleans, LA, USA)

Destination port: -

Destination of goods: -


Text of memorial:

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