Ship Name

Speedwell (1603)

Origins/Provenance

Bristol, England

Era

Europe's Reconnaissance (1351-1640)

Year Launched

1603

Home Waters

Exploratory

Function

Commercial

Displacement (tons)

50

Primary Propulsion

Wind/Sail

Hull

wooden

Historical Note

Commanded by Martin Pring, along with the smaller Discoverer, in exploring coast of Maine in 1603.

Related People

Pring, Martin

Related Vessels

Discoverer (1603)

Record ID: 236