Author Results for Gwenyth Dyke

The Finance of a Sixteenth-Century Navigator, Thomas Cavendish of Trimley in Suffolk

By Gwenyth Dyke

The financing and planning of Elizabethan voyages, including those of Thomas Cavendish are little understood, the reason being the destruction and splitting up of the legal documents combined with the syndicate members wanting to keep their affairs private. Cavendish’s first voyage proved successful in terms of prizes and discoveries. The third voyage was intended to […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Tudors
Subjects include: Logistics | Pirates, Corsairs & Privateers