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. See a copy of the Lusanna's
register, taken out at the Custom House, London, 3 Aug. 1776, on the oath of “Shearjashub
Bourne of London Merchant,” that he “of London in Great Britain is at present Owner
thereof.” Endorsements dated 27 March and 14 July 1777 show changes of master. PCC
No. 44, fols. 275–276; DNA
Microcopy 162, Case 30, No. 8.