Monday, April 25, 2011
One of their members, Chris Maxworthy, recently shared a collection of humorous crewlists, made up by the captains of privateers.
As he remarks, occasionally the captains or agents were in such a rush to lodge the paperwork that they made up the names of the key personnel of the ship. And this was where they displayed a hearty sense of humor.
The cook was John Lamb
And the surgeon was Richard Limb