After their disastrous trip upon The Dare, Len and his company are less keen to brave the Sea of Shanidar on The Maru, but needs must. They're right to be afraid, as the journey is far more dangerous, made all the more treacherous by their pirate hosts!
HMS Royal George was a first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built at Woolwich Dockyard and launched on 18 February The largest warship in the world at the time of launching, she saw service during the Seven Years' War.
French gunners aimed for a ship's rigging, using chain shot to dismast and disable an enemy ship. British gunners were more ruthless, firing grapeshot and canister into the enemy's hull to kill as many of her men as possible.
On September of John Paul Jones flagship Bonhomme Richard sank in the icy cold waters off Flamborough Head, Yorkshire, England. She was torn apart and on fire after a long and bloody battle with HMS Serapis it resulted in the British ship.
The "Nuestra Señora de la Santísima Trinidad" a Spanish first-rate ship . was the heaviest-armed ship in the world when rebuilt, and bore the most guns of any ship of the line outfitted in the Age of Sail.