Pirate Weapons in Early Piracy vs. Modern Day Piracy

This web site is dedicated to investigating the different weapons used by pirates. The site will go over older weapons and modern day weapons, as well as how they differ from each other. Pirates used almost anything that they could find as a weapon. Despite this, they had a variety of preferred weapons which include pistols, swords, belaying pins, marlinspikes, cannons, and boarding axes.