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As I mentioned in this thread I thought anyone who has knowledge of "guinea boats", referred to in the latter end of this entry about smuggling, could enlighten us further, please.


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According to A Naval Encyclopaedia (1881), it was a "fast-rowing galley...expressly built for smuggling gold across the Channel, in use at Deal."

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susan wrote:
According to A Naval Encyclopaedia (1881), it was a "fast-rowing galley...expressly built for smuggling gold across the Channel, in use at Deal."




...thanks, Susan!


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