Slave Ship Henrietta Marie, 1700


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Image Reference
F013

Source
Drawings by Bill Muir and Frank Besse, in Madeline Burnside (ed.), A Slave Ship Speaks: The Wreck of the Henrietta Marie (Key West, Florida: The Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society, 1995).

Comments
Artists' reconstruction of cross section of hold: top, H. M. converted to carry Africans on the middle passage; bottom, H. M. converted to carry cargo. The Henrietta Marie transported about 200 slaves from the Bight of Biafra to Jamaica.