Ría de O Burgo: Drake’s lost fleet emerges in A Coruña | Culture

The attack was devastating. A total of 180 warships with 27,667 English soldiers and sailors pounced on A Coruña on May 4, 1589, a coastal town with just 1,500 available soldiers. The Galician capital, surrounded by walls in its upper part, was only armed in the castle of San Antón and in two galleons returned […]

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