Nova Scotia Archives

Spoils of War: Privateering in Nova Scotia

Dealing with the occupation: British requests, American responses


Escalation of the British war effort late in 1814 featured raids into American territory. North-eastern Massachusetts (now part of Maine) was occupied by forces based in Halifax.

Date: 1814

Reference no.: Nova Scotia Archives  Newspapers: Royal Gazette 14 November 1814 p. 3