Sunday, January 15, 2012

Seafaring Sunday: Cape St. Vincent

January 16, 1780: A Royal Navy fleet under Admiral George Rodney defeated a Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent, Portugal.

Header: The Battle of Cape St. Vincent by Francis Holman c 1780


Timmy! said...

Ahoy, Pauline! Huzzah for Admiral George Rodney and the Royal Navy!

And sorry about your Saints...

Pauline said...

In every contest and so on; those Napoleonic Wars were hard on everybody.