10 Northern European Exploration

10 Northern European Exploration - The Northern Exploration...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–19. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
The Northern Exploration & Early North American Shipwrecks
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Tobacco Columbus - first voyage Rodrigo de Xerez, arrested by the Inquisition for throwing smoke out of his mouth.
Background image of page 2
1564 - John Hawkins second voyage to the West Indies (Trading in slaves)
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
1567 - John Hawkins´s fleet destroyed at San Juan de Ulúa 1572 - Drake's attack on Nombre de Dios 1577 - Drake's circumnavigation (1577-80) 1580 – Spain takes Portugal & loses around 1600
Background image of page 4
1587 Raleigh sends colonists to Roanoke, Virginia 116 people Spent all the queen’s money on his estates in Ireland 1590, nothing found except the word "Croatan"
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
1588 - Spain fails the invasion of England (the Armada suffers almost 30 losses on its way back to Spain)
Background image of page 6
1600 - English particularly addicted, the Venetian ambassador claimed that the English smoke day and night.
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Everybody smoked
Background image of page 8
Remedy for all illnesses for people and animals Demand for tobacco leads to demand for slaves
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Explorations before 1600.
Background image of page 10
1606 - Filipe III, no planting of tobacco (Brazil). 1607, Jamestown, Virginia established, English take over tobacco trade – John Smith, English explorer for the English 1609 - fleet sails with supplies to Jamestown
Background image of page 11

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Smith brought a Shallop, built in two parts for exploring and travel.
Background image of page 12
Sea Venture , flagship, 1609 Six other ships and two pinnaces, one of which was the Virginia . They were bound for Jamestown and carried 600 new settlers. Caught by a hurricane, ran ashore on the north coast of Bermuda.
Background image of page 13

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
All 150 passengers and crew reached the shore alive sent ships’ boat for help built two small vessels and sailed to Jamestown.
Background image of page 14
Early Bermuda settlers salvaged rest of vessel between 1619 and 1622, and soon it was forgotten.
Background image of page 15

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Sport divers, 1958 left alone, no treasure
Background image of page 16
1978 - Bermuda Maritime Museum Association launched an archaeological excavation campaign
Background image of page 17

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Hull remains The bottom of a hull was found, confirming the large size of this vessels, reported to be around "300 tunnes.“
Background image of page 18
Image of page 19
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 60

10 Northern European Exploration - The Northern Exploration...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 19. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online