Primære kilder og generelle kilder om Royal Navy’s skibe i perioden:

Nicholas Blake & Richard Lawrence: The Illustrated Companion to Nelson’s Navy. Chatham Publishing, 1999.

Robert Gardiner: The Heavy Frigate. Conway Maritime Press, 1994.

Robert Gardiner: Warships of the Napoleonic Era. Naval Institute Press. 1999.

Robert Gardiner: Frigates of the Napoleonic Wars. Naval Institute Press. 2000.

James Henderson: The Frigates. Dodd, Mead &  company. 1970.

HMS Crescent, captains logs 1793-1808, National Archive, Public Record Office, Kew.

Anker W. Lauridsen: Lystsejlerens leksikon. Nordvind, 2013.

Naval Chronicle, 1800-1809, vol.4-21. Naval history: Great Britain.

Dudley Pope: Life in Nelson’s Navy. Chatham Publishing, 1981.

Sailing navy officers 1650-1850 Great Britain (Royal Navy). Digitaliseret.

Three Decks - Warships in the Age of Sail. hjemmeside.

Anders Østerby: HMS Crscent – fra bedding til vrag. Fra egnens fortid. Lokalhistorisk Årbog 2011. Lokalhistorisk selskab for Hirtshals og omegn, 2011.



Kilder 1790-1796:

David Calvert: A great-grandmother at sea. 2009 Spring Newsletter for the Friends of the East Sussex Record Office, s. 12-13.

David Calvert: Personlig mail om hans efterforskning af sit slægtskab med Ann Perriam.

Northamptonshire Record Office: Peter Rye’s korrespondance, udvalgte breve.

Tom Wareham: The Star Captains, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2001.

London Gazette, 4. Februar 1794 (netudgave).

The Penny Illustrated paper,11. Februar 1865 (netudgave).

Sir John Ross: Memoirs and Correspondance of Admiral Lord Saumarez, 2 bind, London 1838.

Tim Voelcker: Admiral Saumarez versus Napoleon, The Baltic 1807-12. The Boydell Press, 2008.

Wikipedia: Crescent (ordets oprindelse og betydning; engelske flådeskibe).

Wikipedia: Sir Edward Buller. (født 1764, død 1824).

Wikipedia: Peter Rye. (ukendt fødselsår, død 1851).

Wikipedia: William Young (født 1751, død 1821).

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. Digital Edition, ed. Barbara Oberg and J. Jefferson Looney. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, Rotunda 2008.

Kilder 1796-1798

Naval Chronicle 1803, s. 13-15 (netudgave)

J.P. Niekerk: The first British occupation of the Cape of Good Hope and two prize cases on joint capture in the high court of admiralty. University of South Africa (netudgave).

Thean Potgieter: Maritime defence of the Cape of Good Hope, artikel i “Historia, amptelike orgaan. Historiese Genootskap van Suid-Afrika”, vol. 48, side 283-308, 2003.

Thean Potgieter & Albert Grundlingh: Admiral Elphinstone and the conquest and defence of the Cape of Good Hope 1795-96. Scientia Militaria, South African Journal of Military Studies, Vol 35, Nr 2 2007, side 56-59.

John Debrett: A collection of state papers relative to the war against France. London 1798 (netudgave).

W. Laird: The royal navy, a history from the earliest times to present (vol 4). Marston and co, 1903.

The Earl Macartney papers. University of the Witwatersrand, South Afrika (netudgave).

Records of the Cape colony vol 1 (1793-1796), printed for the Government of the Cape Colony, 1897 (netudgave).


Records of the Cape colony vol 2 (1796-98), printed for the Government of the Cape Colony, 1897 (netudgave).


Wikipedia: Charles Brisbane (født 1769, død 1829).


Wikipedia: John Spranger (fødselsår ukendt, død 1822).


Kilder 1799-1802:

Tureaud, Augustin Dominique:  Manuscript narrative of a french-born american merchant, detailing his difficulties with British and Spanish forces during the Napoleonic wars and recounting his experiences in New Orleans Society.  New Orleans 1802, 44 sider (netudgave).

Old families of Louisiana, Stanley Clisby Arthur, Pelican Publishing Company, 1931 (Netudgave).

Ove Hornby:  Kolonierne i Vestindien, s.204-207. København, 1980.

Palle Lauring: Dansk Vestindien, historien og øerne, s. 102-105. Forum, 1978.

Peter Thomas & Nicholas Tracy: Master and Madman. The Surprising Rise and Disastrous Fall of the Hon. Anthony Lockwood RN. Seaforth Publishing. 2012.

Philip Wright (red.): Lady Nugent’s Journal of her residence in Jamaica from 1801 to 1805, side 108. The Institute of Jamaica, 1966 (netudgave).

Kilder 1803-1808:

Louis Bobé: En engelsk krigsfanges Oplevelser i Jylland vinteren 1808. Samlinger til Jydsk Historie og Topografi, 3. række, 3. bind, 1901-1903.

John Debritt: A collection of state papers relative to the war against France now carrying on by Great Britain and the several other European powers (1799). Digitaliseret. Brandeis University Libraries.

Flushing through the ages. (Digitaliseret udgave).

Gazette, 26. januar 1849. (Digitaliseret udgave).

David J. Hepper: British war ship losses in the age of sail, 1650-1859, 1994.

Peter Le Fevre & Richard Harding (editors): British Admirals of the Napoleonic Wars. The Contemporaries of Nelson. Chatham Publishing, London, 2005.

Naval Chronicle 1804, s.34-37 Digitaliseret udgave.

Navy Board: Bound Out-Letters ADM 354/234/143; ADM 354/235/29 (Wellesley-Pole’s korrespondance).

Ingrid Nielsen: Historien om Crescent’s forlis. Vendsyssel Nu & Da 2007-09, side 80-91.

Nick Nyland: Søfartsmedicinens historie. Sjæklen s. 9-30, 1989.

David Shayer: James Saumarez. The Life and Achievements of Admiral Lord de Saumarez of Guernsey. La Société Guerneseaise, 2006.

Jesper Theilgaard: Det danske vejr. Gyldendal 2006.

The Poetical Register and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for 1808-09. London 1812, side 85 (Digitaliseret udgave).

Tim Voelcker: Admiral Saumarez versus Napoleon, The Baltic 1807-12. The Boydell Press, 2008.

Wikipedia: Thomas Maurice (født 1754, død 1824).