Boscawen defeats French off Cape St. Vincent (19 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

At a battle off Cape St Vincent, in southern Portugal, a British fleet under Admiral Boscawen defeats the French.

Citation:
Editors. "Boscawen defeats French off Cape St. Vincent". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17745, accessed 10 December 2016.]