The mutiny of the ship Charles the Second
1694-05-07 - A Coruña
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After not getting paid, the crew mutinied and turned the Charles the Second into a pirate and renamed her Fancy, commanded by Avery.

For the ship in which this piracy was committed, was an English vessel, called The Charles the Second, belonging to several merchants of this city, designed for other ends, and a far different voyage, which by these criminals, with the assistance of one Every, their captain, in all these villanies, was seized near the Groyn in Spain, in May 1564. from which place, having first by force, set captain Gibson the commander, on shoar, they carried off the ship.

The pirates came in the James galley.


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