Page revised, updated and appropriately ‘promoted’ to The Trafalgar Collection.
Page révisé, mis à jour et de manière appropriée “promu” The Collection Trafalgar.
“La Recouverance”, her name, with typical French humour, is that of the ‘red light’ district of the port of Brest.
“La Recouverance”, son nom, avec humour typiquement français, est celui de la «lumière rouge» quartier du port de Brest.
During the Revolutionary and Napolionic Wars the French captured some 10 % of British merchant ships.
Au cours de la Révolution et Napolionic Wars les Français capturé environ 10% des navires marchands britanniques.
My French friends sail of ships like la Recouverance, privateers, pirates, corsairs… “you won all the battles but we made the money”
Mon français amis voiles des navires comme la Recouverance, corsaires, pirates, corsaires … “vous avez gagné toutes les batailles, mais nous avons fait de l’argent”.
At the time of her launching, this fine painting was already on display as part of an invited exhibition in Brest of Gordon Frickers marine art.
Be sure to visit the page La Recouverance and enjoy the yarn about this fine replica schooner.
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