Picture Of A 16th Century Brewery

Picture Of A 16th Century Brewery

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The Brewer.

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Pirate Myths

In this article we will try to extract some popular myths and facts from fiction about pirate and pirate life.

Flogging

Flogging is method of punishment by beating the human body with particular implements such as lashes, whips, switches, rods, etc. Flogging was one of the most common punishments Navy sailors from many countries received during the Age of Sail. Since many of the pirates served in the Navy, they tended to avoid flogging as punishment during their pirate service.

Blackbeard's Flag

Blackbeard's flag repesented a skeleton spearing the bleeding heart with one hand, and toasting the devil with another. Motives for flying such a flag was meant to intimidate enemies. This flag is often called the "Jolly Roger."