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The Stormy Seas

Regular Forum HMS "Sovereign"
A fourth rate ship of the line with 50 guns, having now Kingston as port of residence, , is defending Jamaica and British merchant vessels from pirates and other enemies.
The Stars And The Sea Dec 16 2013, 09:37 AM, By NPC
Topics: 11 Replies: 249
Regular Forum "Le Phenix"
The French flagship in the Caribbean is a third rate with 74 guns, ready to enforce law and order in the French seas
Hell's For You And Me Mar 24 2014, 01:13 PM, By Claude Aubry
Topics: 29 Replies: 564
Regular Forum The "Twilight Shark"
This fast and easy brig, weighing 200 tons and carrying 14 guns, is a privateer ship, commanded by Captain Jay Smithe. The letter of marque gives the ship full power to raid and pillage anyone who is considered an enemy of Great Britain and France.
Private-eering [open / Nicole Cavalier] Mar 3 2014, 10:47 PM, By Adoracion deChucho
Topics: 33 Replies: 689
Regular Forum The "Rising Sun"
A 3-masted Bermuda sloop, catching good speed and able to enter shallow channels.
An Unexpected Proposal Dec 3 2013, 07:47 AM, By Sol Galvez
Topics: 13 Replies: 341
Regular Forum The Open Ocean
Sailing the open waters, the ships meet in peace, in storm or in war
As Shadows Fall Aug 30 2013, 02:35 PM, By Micah Silva
Topics: 8 Replies: 413
Regular Forum The Carribean Siren
The pirates' 150 tons pinnace got sunk by the allied navies on the 1-st of August 1719
You Again?! Jul 13 2012, 07:19 PM, By Sara Lee Mitchell
Topics: 24 Replies: 601
Regular Forum HMS Rose
The fifth rate frigate was paid off and got under major repairs in August 1719, after being severely damaged in the fight with the "Caribbean Siren". Some of the crew got reassigned to HMS "Sovereign"
Tars At Work May 27 2012, 09:00 AM, By Guest
Topics: 27 Replies: 440
Regular Forum Fate's Hand
A privateer snow which, after an epic mutiny divided the crew in two and the mutineers left aboard the now "Twilight Shark", ended with less than half of its crew and a shipload of pirate prisoners in the hold, turned pirate. Now it is named "Deliverance" and hoists the Jolly Roger.
The Fate's Hand Wrote: Mutiny May 15 2011, 10:01 AM, By NPC
Topics: 5 Replies: 85