Captain Jones’s Irish Sea Cruize
April 1778….Captain John Paul Jones takes a nostalgic cruise to the Irish Sea and the Solway Firth, where he learned the art of seamanship.
In his 18-gun ship with over 100 crew members, eager for loot, his aims are:-
1. Destroy or capture every British vessel he encounters.
2. Take a British aristocrat as a hostage.
3. Burn his old home port of Whitehaven.
4. Defeat at least one Royal Navy warship in its home waters!
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