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date: 17 October 2019

Sturmy, Samuellocked

  • Anita McConnell


Sturmy, Samuel (1633–1669), writer on seamanship, was born on 5 November 1633 in Gloucester, the son of a glover; the names of his parents are unknown, although the name of Sturmy was of some antiquity in the region. According to his own account, ...

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