Richard Grenville

(Sir Richard Grenville)

1542–1591

One of Elizabeth's famous sailors. Involved in War with Spain and settlement of colonies. Died defending the Revenge.

Other Resources


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Book Links
The Little 'Revenge'  in  Cambridge Historical Reader—Primary  by  Cambridge Press
Doings of Elizabeth's Sailors after the Armada  in  The Tudors and the Stuarts  by  M. B. Synge


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Sir Richard Grenville
 in Cambridge Historical Reader—Primary