He therefore judged it necessary to build a brigantine, a radeau, and a sloop of 16 guns.
"The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2" by Egerton Ryerson
As night fell, lights were hoisted on board the brigantine and Great Radeau, to guide the expedition.
"The Conquest of Canada (Vol. 2 of 2)" by George Warburton