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General Solomon Lovell and the Penobscot Expedition, 1779

General Solomon Lovell and the Penobscot Expedition, 1779

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Published by Kevitt in Weymouth, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lovell, Solomon, 1732-1801,
  • Caleb, John, 1725-1812,
  • Penobscot Expedition, 1779 -- Personal narratives

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled] by Chester B. Kevitt.
    ContributionsKevitt, Chester B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE235 .G46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4885441M
    LC Control Number76015518

    The original journal of General Solomon Lovell, kept during the Penobscot Expedition, ; with a sketch of his life: : Gilbert Nash: Libros en idiomas extranjerosFormat: Tapa blanda. Solomon Lovell (–) was a brigadier general in the militia of the state of Massachusetts during the American Revolutionary is best known for leading the land forces during the Penobscot Expedition, a disastrous attempt by Massachusetts to dislodge a British force from a settlement on a peninsula in Penobscot Bay, present-day Castine, Maine.

    On this day in , a fleet of American ships sails north from Boston towards Maine. The so-called Penobscot Expedition would end in disaster—and a court-martial of none other than Paul Revere. The British were then working to establish a fort at the mouth of the Penobscot .   Massachusetts begins ill-fated Penobscot Expedition On this day in , Massachusetts, without consulting either Continental political or military authorities, launches a 4,man naval.

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The Original Journal Of General Solomon Lovell, Kept During The Penobscot Expedition, With. Excerpt from The Original Journal of General Solomon Lovell, Kept During the Penobscot Expedition, With a Sketch of His Life The fact that such expedition resulted in failure is no sufficient reason for withholding its history.

10 Buker, The Penobscot Expedition, 11 Kevitt, “General Lovell Journal, J ,” General Solomon Lovell and the Penobscot Expedition:12 Joseph Williamson, “Lieutenant Moore to his father, Sir John Moore at Castine During the Revolution,” Collectionsof the Maine Historical Society, series 2, Vol.

2, John K. Mahon; General Solomon Lovell and the Penobscot Expedition, By Chester B. Kevitt. (Weymouth, Mass.: Weymouth Historical Commission, xiii +Author: John K. Mahon, Chester B. Kevitt. Lovell, Solomon,Lovell family, Penobscot Expedition,Maine -- History Colonial period, ca.

Colonial period, ca. genealogy Publisher Boston: Weymouth Historical Society Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language EnglishPages: Solomon Lovell (–) was a brigadier general in the militia of the state of Massachusetts during the American Revolutionary War.

He is best known for leading the land forces during the Penobscot Expedition, a disastrous attempt by Massachusetts to dislodge a British force from a settlement on a peninsula in Penobscot Bay, present-day Castine, Maine.

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Facts about the Penobscot Expedition. Armies - American Forces was commanded by General Solomon Lovell, Commodore Dudley Saltonstall, Brigadier General Peleg Wadsworth & Lt. Colonel Paul Revere and consisted of about 1, Marines and militiamen.

British Forces was commanded by Gen. William Howe and consisted of about Sailors and Soldiers. The Penobscot Expedition, a little-known event in Revolutionary War history, took place from July 25 to Aug That year the British were attracted to the Penobscot peninsula (Castine) for several reasons: as a possible Loyalist haven, as a source of timber for the King’s Navy, and as a strategic naval base and coastal trading post.

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Lovell, Solomon. The Original Journal of General Solomon Lovell, Kept during the Penobscot Expedition, with a Sketch of His Life by Gilbert Nash. Together with the Proceedings of the Society for The Penobscot Expedition was a ship American naval armada during the Revolutionary War assembled by the Provincial Congress of the Province of Massachusetts flotilla of 19 warships and 25 smaller support vessels sailed from Boston on J for the upper Penobscot Bay in the District of Maine carrying an expeditionary force of more than 1, American colonial marines (not to.

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The Massachusetts authorities mobilized more than 1, militia, acquired six small field cannons, and placed Brigadier General Solomon Lovell in command of the land forces.

The expedition departed from Boston on July 24 and arrived off Penobscot Bay that same day. The Penobscot Expedition during the American Revolution was the worst naval disaster in American history until Pearl Harbor. That a huge force of men, ships and guns failed to take a small British fort in Maine has been largely forgotten.

The failed military maneuver also damaged Paul Revere‘s reputation. On Sept. 6,Lt. Col. [ ].THE ORIGINAL JOURNAL OF GENERAL SOLOMON LOVELL KEPT DURING THE PENOBSCOT EXPEDITION Download The Original Journal Of General Solomon Lovell Kept During The Penobscot Expedition ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to The Original Journal Of General Solomon Lovell Kept During The Penobscot Expedition book. The Penobscot Expedition may not be mentioned in your standard history book.

But when it ended back inscores of ships had been sunk, hundreds of soldiers were missing and Revolutionary War.