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Golden Hind Crew:
Led by Francis Drake
Brewer , John: Sailed with {c553} on his round the world journey ...... English captain and pirate. He was a member of the crew by Francis Drake in 156...
Bright , Edward: Sailed with {c553} on his round the world journey ...... English pirate. He was a member of the crew by Francis Drake in 1560 and attend...
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Drake’s Attack on Cadiz:
1587
Weapons and Warfare
Drake’s Raid on Cadiz:
April 19, 1587
Tudor Minute
Ships:
  • Golden Hind, previously Pelican (1578), galleon, unknown guns
The Pirates' Who's Who:
(P. Gosse, 1924)
Born about 1540.

The life of the famous Admiral is too well known to require more than a bare notice in these pages. Although the Spaniards called him "the Pirate," he was more strictly a buccaneer in his early voyages, when he sailed with the sole object of...
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Treasure:
  • 1579, takes 400,000 pesos of illegal cargo + £360,000from the Cacafuego (120 ton Merchant) near Northern Ecuador
  • 1580, 80 lbs Gold, 20 tons Silver + 13 cases of silver coins, cases full of pearls & precious stones from u...
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