1796 The young son of a butcher is pressed into the Navy as a powder monkey to serve aboard HMS Unicorn. He is teased by his messmates but soon finds favour with the captain.  

Can be found: The Mammoth Book of Hearts of Oak

Author: Harriet Hudson

Title: Davy Jones's Locker

Series: n/a

First Published by:  The Mammoth Book of Hearts of Oak

Place: London

Format: PB

Date: 2001

ISBN-10: 1-841192-79-1

ISBN-13: 978-1841192796

 

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