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Friday, April 14, 2006

April 14. 1777
Our former prison ship Torbay recently came out of the docks and yesterday she sailed upon a cruise. We hear that a fleet is preparing to sail to America with British troops and foreign mercenaries.

Two days past eight of our men were sent off to the Royal Hospital, most with the small pox. Some were so sick they were again hauled out of the hold by net.

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