DECOMMISSIONED: Sold 1801
The former French privateer Bon Père that was captured by USRC Eagle on 5 April 1799. The captured vessel was purchased for use as a revenue cutter for $2,050, was outfitted for service, and was renamed Bee.
She was sold in 1801.
Cutter History File, Coast Guard Historian's Office.
Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1995.
U.S. Coast Guard. Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).