Pirates plagued British trade routes throughout the 19th century. This map, part of our Pirates! – the Royal Navy and the suppression of maritime raiding, 1620-1830 feature, shows the Royal Navy’s trade routes of the  time, which commodities were imported from which countries, and where the most dangerous and densely-populated pirate havens were. 

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  1. Joseph McCarron-Shipman
    November 2, 2013 @ 4:27 pm

    is it Possible to get a print of this marvellous poster/


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