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date: 29 May 2020

Borough, Williamlocked

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

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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, ...

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National Maritime Museum, London
Trinity College, Dublin
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