Editors. "Sir John Burrows captures a valuable Portuguese galleon". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15446, accessed 21 December 2014.]
A Portuguese galleon, Madre de Dios, is captured by Englishman Sir John Burrows at Flores, with a cargo valued at £850 000.
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