Frobisher, Sir Martin (15351594)

Frobisher, Sir Martin, famous English sailor and navigator, born near Doncaster; thrice over enthusiastically essayed the discovery of the North-West Passage under Elizabeth; accompanied Drake to the West Indies; was knighted for his services against the Armada; conducted several expeditions against Spain; was mortally wounded when leading an attack on Brest, and died on his passage home (15351594).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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