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  • Tags: Roberts, John, - 1682-1722

Captain Bartholomew Roberts, The Cavalier Pirate

A full-length portrait of Captain Bartholomew "Black Bart" Roberts, a Welsh pirate described as one of the most successful pirates during the Golden Age of Piracy. In this drawing he is standing with a sword in hand. A ship, persons in a boat and…

Capt. Bartholomew Roberts with his two ships - The Royal Fortune and The Ranger

Captain Bartholomew Roberts with two ship, viz. the Royal Fortune and Ranger, takes a sail in Whydah Road on the coast of Guiney, January 11th, 1721/2.