Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 25 February 2021

Borough, Williamlocked

(bap. 1536, d. 1598)
  • R. C. D. Baldwin

Extract

Borough, William (bap. 1536, d. 1598), explorer and naval administrator, was born at Borough House, Northam Burrows, Northam, Devon, to Walter Borough (1494–1548) and Mary (née Dough) and baptized on 18 August 1536 in St Mary's, Northam. His childhood experiences included voyages made with his elder brother, ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Maritime Museum, London
W. N. Sainsbury & others, eds., , [45 vols.] (1860–1994); repr., vols. 1–40 (1964); addenda, 1688–1699 (1969); K. O. Kupperman, J. C. Appleby, & M. Banton, eds., (2000) [also available as CD-ROM, incl. extra material]
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
, new ser., 46 vols. (1890–1964)
Trinity College, Dublin
London Metropolitan Archives
Magdalene College, Cambridge
British Library, London