The townspeople of Machias disapproved of Jones' intentions and arrested him. They also tried to arrest Moore, but he escaped through the harbor. After a short confrontation, Moore was fatally wounded, and his vessel and crew were captured.
The people of Machias captured additional British ships, and fought off a large force that tried to take control of the town in the Battle of Machias in 1777. Privateers and others operating out of Machias continued to harass the Royal Navy throughout the war. The item "Battle of Machias Revolutionary War American Carved Powder Horn Museum Relic" is in sale since Thursday, March 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Bullets".
The seller is "curio_artifacts" and is located in Algonquin, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.