The Queen Anne’s Revenge

  • 18th century warship
  • Known as the ship of Blackbeard
  • Was built for the British navy, but was captured by the french, it was then captured again in 1717 by pirates.
  • Blackbeard used the ship for less than a year, grounding it in 1718 whilst trying to escape British force in the Caribbean.
  •  Some of his most well known escapades as a pirate were performed on the Queen Anne’s Revenge
  • It’s wrecked remains were found in 1996 along with 30 canons and a quarter of a million artifacts. It is one of very few discovered pirate ships.

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