Sir George Rooke seizes part of Spanish treasure fleet in Vigo Bay (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

British Admiral Sir George Rooke seizes part of a Spanish treasure fleet in a battle at Vigo Bay, off the coast of Galicia.

Citation:
Editors. "Sir George Rooke seizes part of Spanish treasure fleet in Vigo Bay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17015, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. War of the Spanish Succession