Period Period Period Period Period Period
Pre 1760 1760 - 1779 1780 - 1799 1800 - 1809 1810 - 1819 Post 1819

Books Timeline pre 1760

On this page I have set out the timeline (where it is given or can be established)  for the various books set before 1760

For context actual historic events have been added below in italics.

Year Book Series
1571 Galleys East!
1587 Armada
1591 The Thunder and the Flame
1601 The Disastrous Voyage of the Santa Margarita
1618 A Ship for the King Kit Faulkner
1649 For King or Commonwealth Kit Faulkner
1655 Buccaneer Ned Yorke
1660 Admiral Ned Yorke
1661 Gentleman Captain The Journals of Matthew Quinton
1663 The Mountain of Gold The Journals of Matthew Quinton
1665 The Blast That Tears the Skies The Journals of Matthew Quinton
1701 The Guardship Brethren of the Coast trilogy
1702 The Blackbirder Brethren of the Coast trilogy
1703 Devil of a Fix Matthew Loftus
1706 The Pirate Round Brethren of the Coast trilogy
1707 Admiral of England
1708 To the Bitter End Matthew Loftus
1739 Royal Yankee Edward Mainwaring
1740 The Golden Ocean Patrick O'Brian
1741 Golden Galleon Edward Mainwaring
1742 Admiral of Fear Edward Mainwaring
1744 Captain Monsoon Edward Mainwaring
1745 The Two Admirals
The Black Cockade Paul Gallant
1746 A King's Ransom Paul Gallant
1747 In Perilous Seas Paul Gallant
1754 The Quiberon Touch
1756 Captain of Marine Roger Kelso
The Eaglet at the Battle of Minorca Eaglet
1759 The Eaglet at the Battle of Lagos Bay Eaglet 

 

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