Picture Of Flag Of Pirate Jack Rackham

Picture Of Flag Of Pirate Jack Rackham

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The Jolly Roger of pirate Calico Jack.

The flag represent a skull with crossed swords, which contributed to the popularization of the design.

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Calico Jack

A typical small-time pirate, whose fame comes from the fact that two of the most famous woman pirates, Anne Bonny and Mary Read sailed under his flag.

Pirate Flags

Article reveals why pirates flags were called Jolly Roger, why pirates used them and some examples of real pirate flags.

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Pirate Costumes

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