Ninfa Habanera (1825)

Ninfa Habanera (1825)

Voyage Overview

The Spanish Goleta, Ninfa Habanera, left Havana on 14 June 1825 and purchased 231 enslaved people at Little Popo by 7 November 1825. The captain, Jozé Puiz y Miro,    sailed the vessel toward Cuba when the HMS Brazen captured the vessel somewhere off the coast of West Africa. The British and Spanish Court of Mixed Commission, Sierra Leone condemned this vessel and registered 229 Liberated Africans on 3 January 1826. For more information, see Map of 1825.       

Archival Resources

As Referenced in Voyages

Parliamentary Papers, PP, Accounts and Papers, vol. 10 (1830), 122-128.

Irish University Press Series of British Parliamentary Papers: Slave Trade, IUPST, 11/A (Shannon, 1969-74), 6, 32-33, 35.

Meyer-Heiselberg, R., Notes from the Liberated African Department in the Archives at Fourah Bay College, Freetown, Sierra Leone (Uppsala, 1967), 21.

TNA, ADM55/11, f. 10.

Archivo Histórico Nacional (Madrid, Spain), AHNM, Estado, leg. 8015, 45: