Led to Benedict Arnold's AttackWhen the colonies chose revolution, the Continental Congress appointed Nathaniel Shaw to be in charge of Connecticut's Navy. That navy consisted largely of privateers, privately-owned armed vessels, licensed to attack British shipping. Privateers were allowed to claim their cargos to sell for profit.
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 12:44pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 743116 N 4582175|
|Decimal Degrees||41.35440000, -72.09378333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 21.264', W 72° 5.627'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 21' 15.84" N, 72° 5' 37.62" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 758-798 Atlantic St, New London CT 06320, US|
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