The Boyd Massacre occurred in 1809, when natives killed and ate between 66 and 70 crew members of the ship Boyd. Where did it happen?

in the Caribbean
in Sri Lanka
in New Zealand
in Java
The attack on the ship was a revenge for the whipping of a young Māori chief by the crew. Ac­cord­ing to Māori norms, this war­rant­ed a violent ret­ri­bu­tion. Can­ni­bal­ism was already a regular practice in Māori wars. News of the events stopped shipping visits to to the country over the next few years.

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in the Caribbean
in Sri Lanka
in New Zealand
in Java
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flagAustralia
20%
0%
60%
10%
10
flagthe United States
26%
11%
38%
21%
102
flagItaly
23%
7%
38%
30%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
37%
14%
33%
13%
117
flagthe Netherlands
46%
20%
33%
0%
15
flagIndia
44%
5%
27%
16%
18
flagPoland
34%
16%
26%
21%
3220
flagGermany
38%
9%
23%
29%
55
flagFrance
50%
14%
21%
14%
14
flagUnknown
32%
20%
18%
28%
155
flagRepublic of Ireland
36%
9%
18%
36%
11

Gender

men24%
women24%
in the Caribbean
35%
38%
in Sri Lanka
13%
16%
in New Zealand
24%
24%
in Java
25%
20%

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