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Vessel: HMS Renommée
Recipient: Lieut. Charles Adams
Type: £50
Action: Cutting out Spanish schooner Giganta, Viega

(4th May, 1806)

Award Date: 16th June, 1807
Inscription: From The Patriotic Fund At Lloyds To Lieut. C. Adams Of H.M.S. Renommée For His Gallant Conduct In Boarding & Carrying In The Boats Belonging To That Ship From Under The Guns Of The Town & Tower Of Viega, His Catholic Majestys' Schooner Giganta Of 9 Guns & 38 Men On The 4th May 1806. As recorded In The London Gazte. Of The 8th Of July

Location: Private collection (UK)
Appeared at Auction: Bonhams 5th July 2005 .




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