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Edward "Blackbeard" Teach - Notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the American colonies.

Edward "Blackbeard" Teach - Notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the American colonies.

Blackbeard (c. 1680 –1718) was a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the American colonies.  Blackbeard's vessel, the Queen Anne's Revenge, had 40 guns. He became a renowned pirate. His nickname was derived from his thick black beard and fearsome appearance; he was reported to have tied lit fuses under his hat to frighten his enemies.

Blackbeard (c. 1680 was a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the American colonies. Blackbeard's vessel, the Queen Anne's Revenge, had 40 guns. He became a renowned pirate. His nickname was derive

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*BLACK BEARD: North Carolina Highway Historical Marker for Edward Teach alias Blackbeard the Pirate

The Golden Age of Piracy, encompassing roughly the first quarter of the 18th century, produced some of the most outrageous characters in maritime history. From its earliest days, Charleston was a vital port of call and center of trade, which left it vulnerable to seafaring criminals.  From the “Gentleman Pirate,” Stede Bonnet, to Edward “Blackbeard” Teach and famed pirate hunter and statesman William Rhett, the waters surrounding the Holy City have a history as rocky and wild as the high…

The Golden Age of Piracy, encompassing roughly the first quarter of the eighteenth century, produced some of the most outrageous characters in maritime history.

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Edward Teach (Blackbeard) – fantasy character concept by Yuriy Mazurkin

Highgate Cemetary is a cemetery located in north London, England. It is designated Grade I on the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England. It is divided into two parts, named the East and West cemetery. There are approximately 170,000 people buried in around 53,000 graves at Highgate Cemetery.

"Highgate Cemetary is a cemetery located in north London, England. It is divided into two parts, named the East and West cemetery. There are approximately people buried in around graves at Highgate Cemetery.

Black Beard's Castle - This watchtower, originally named Skytsborg (Sky Tower) by the Danes, was built in 1679. According to legend, the infamous pirate Edward Teach, nicknamed Blackbeard, used the tower to watch for ships entering the harbor.

Black Beard's Castle - This watchtower, originally named Skytsborg (Sky Tower) by the Danes, was built in 1679. According to legend, the infamous pirate Edward Teach, nicknamed Blackbeard, used the tower to watch for ships entering the harbor.

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