Jim Hawkins works at The Admiral Benbow
- an inn on the Bristol Channel owned by his mother. Jim's life is dull and he dreams of adventure. Then, one day, an old sailor arrives looking for lodgings.Part 2:
Jim and his mother go to the home of Squire Trelawney with a map which appears to show the location of a treasure hoard. The Squire determines they will charter a vessel to the Caribbean and find the treasure.Part 3:
Jim arrives in Bristol docks where he has been told to find a Mr Silver. He meets Silver - who prefers to go by the name Long John Silver - and they go aboard the Hispaniola
which is waiting to sail.Part 4:
The voyage is largely uneventful. One evening Jim falls inside an apple barrel, then hears the crew planning to take over the ship and kill the crew. At that moment Treasure Island is spotted and Jim is able to warn of the situation.Part 5:
The Squire, Dr Livesey and Captain Smollett escape to the island. Jim is already there and he discovers an old sailor called Ben Gunn. Ben tells him how he became marooned on the island.