Was Eleanor Guthrie a real person?
Not quite a historical figure in her own right, Eleanor and her father represent members of the Guthrie clan, a Scottish merchant family who lived near Nassau and made a fortune dealing with the pirates.
Who is Lord Ashe?
Peter Ashe was a British nobleman and former member of Parliament known for his political acumen. He later became the Governor of the Carolina Colony.
|Title||Lord Governor of the Province of Carolina|
|Status||Deceased (killed by James Flint)|
Did they use real ships in black sails?
‘ Well that’s because a large part of it is real. Those ships are full scale. And we make use of them all the time. … When you are on the deck of the ship, we are using that ship all the time — the real ship.”
Why is Long John Silver called long?
Long John Silver earned the title ‘Long’ because of his height. He is a tall, muscular man who does not let his peg leg interfere with his fighting…