Author Results for R.C.Anderson

English Galleys in 1295

By R.C.Anderson

In November 1295 several English seaport towns were ordered to build galleys to strengthen the fleet for the war with France. A total of twenty galleys were ordered and the resulting accounts for several of them are preserved in the PRO, including those for Newcastle, Southampton, York, London, Lyme, Ipswich and Dunwich. This paper provides […] Read More

Filed under: Late Middle Ages | English Channel
Subjects include: Leisure & Small Craft | Shipbuilding & Design