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date: 18 September 2019

Battel, Andrewlocked

(b. 1560s?, d. in or after 1613)
  • Alfred Goodwin
  • , revised by Peter C. Mancall

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Battel, Andrew (b. 1560s?, d. in or after 1613), traveller and trader, was probably born in Leigh, Essex; his parents are unknown. According to Samuel Purchas, a former neighbour in Essex, who published an account of his experiences, Battel sailed from Plymouth on 7 May 1589 on a voyage under the direction of ...

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