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Is Nassau in Black Sails a real place?

I thought you said this place was just sand.” Nassau was the largest port on New Providence Island, and one of the largest commercial centres in the entire Bahamas.

Affiliation Pirate Republic / British Empire

Why is Nassau called Nassau?

History. The town that would be called Nassau was founded in 1670 by British noblemen who brought British settlers with them to New Providence. They built a fort, and named it Charles Town in honour of England’s King Charles II. … The name Nassau ultimately derives from the town of Nassau in Germany.

Is there a season 2 of black sails?

Series overview

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired
1 8 January 25, 2014
2 10 January 24, 2015
3 10 January 23, 2016
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