Spanish Fleet Brings Treasure to the Outer Banks
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August 25, 1750 The Spanish fleet under escort of the man-of-war, La Galga, is passing northeast of Cape Canaveral, Florida. It has been an uneventful week at sea since the seven ships cleared Havana, Cuba, the week before,destined for Spain … Continue reading

Historic Spanish Fleet Sets Sail
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The fleet captains had been ready for days but there were last minute changes aboard the escorting warship, La Galga. La Galga had been in port since the previous year undergoing repairs. In fact, the aging ship of fifty-six cannons, … Continue reading