The Adams Papers Digital Edition is undergoing active maintenance while we work on improvements to the system. You may experience slow performance or the inability to access content. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We will endeavor to return to full capabilities as soon as possible.
. The Ceres
, Capt. Fletcher, which sailed from Boston in late Oct. 1785, struck the sands near
Boulogne, France, on 27 Nov. and was lost (vol. 6:474
; Massachusetts Centinel
, 1 Feb.).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.