Belby Parrot loves playing pirates, and sits on your shoulder as your ship sets sail! Suedey-soft in red, gold and blue, this multicolour matey is bold and bright! That chunky hooked beak makes for splendid squawks!
While pirates may be frequent characters in books and movies today, in early Newport, they presented a very real danger. To learn more about pirates in Colonial Newport, check out this History Byte from guest author, Greg Flemming: History Bytes: Newport’s Pirate Uprising.