THE 1607 POPHAM COLONY’S PINNACE VIRGINIA AN IN-CONTEXT DESIGN OF MAINE’S FIRST SHIP JOHN BRADFORD

THE 1607 POPHAM COLONY’S PINNACE VIRGINIA
THE 1607 POPHAM COLONY’S PINNACE VIRGINIA
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Archaeological digs have repeatedly shown the Popham colonists as talented, experienced, and decisive. Constructing and operating the Virginia exemplifies their capabilities with her two documented Atlantic crossings, a fine start to Maine ‘s shipbuilding tradition. Using knowledge of the colony and a variety of English shipbuilding documents(literally defining that era as the start of formal Naval Architecture) John Bradford ha provided a design to reconstruct Virginia for those interested in the history and skills that made it happen. Paperback 168 pages1