View of the Town and Harbour of Port Royal in Jamaica (showing the Cumberland, Highflyer, etc)

This print depicts Port Royal Harbour in Jamaica and the numerous British ships moored there. The 'Cumberland' is shown in the foreground on the right.

The prints is inscribed above: 'View of the town and harbour of Port Royal in Jamaica, taken from sea.'

Inscribed below the image: 'No 1 Alban, 4 guns. No 2 Geyser, 6 guns. No 3 Devastation, 6 guns. Commander Algernon F R De Horsey. No 4 Highflyer, 21 guns. Capt John Moore. No 5 Imaum, 72 guns. Commander George Snell. No 6 Daring, 12 guns. Commander Gerard J Napier. No 7 Persian, 12 guns. No 8 Buzzard, 6 guns. Commander Wm H Dobbie. No 9 Cumberland, 70 guns. Admiral "Play [Flag?] Ship Capt George H Seymour".'

Object Details

ID: PAH9245
Collection: Fine art
Type: Print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Arnaboldi, G; Duperley, Adolphe
Places: Unlinked place
Vessels: Cumberland (1842); Highflyer (HMS)
Date made: 1842
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Sheet: 505 mm x 740 mm; Image: 370 mm x 613 mm; Mount: 605 mm x 835 mm

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