Ship Name

Godspeed (1607)

Type

bargue

Origins/Provenance

English

Era Heroic Age of Sail

Europe's Reconnaissance (1351-1640)

Home Waters

Atlantic

Function

Scientific/Exploratory

Displacement (tons)

40

Primary Propulsion

Wind/Sail

Propulsion Specifications

3-masted

Hull

wood

Top Speed (knots)

6

Historical Note

Accompanied Susan Constant and Discovery in transporting settlers to Jamestown, Virginia in 1607.

Image Source

Time Line 2

Related Images

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Ship accompanying the Susan Constant and Discovery to Virginia in 1607.
Image ID: 744 I
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Fleet that made 1606-07 passage from England to settle Jamestown; John Smith among the passengers
Image ID: 1740 I

Related Vessels

__Discovery__ (1607)
__Susan Constant__ (1607),

Related Bodies of Water

Chesapeake Bay,