Battle of Scheveningen

Battle of Texel

Battle of Ter Heijde

31st July 1653
Part of : The First Anglo-Dutch War (1652 - 1654)
Previous action : Battle of the Gabbard 2nd June 1653 - 3rd June 1653
Next action : Action off Porto Farina 13th February 1654


Dutch Republic

Dutch Fleet, Maarten Harpertszoon Tromp
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Brederode 54Egbert Bartholomeuszoon KortenaerFleet Flagship
Vice Admiraal's Squadron, Witte Corneliszoon de With
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Vrijheid 50Abraham van der HulstSquadron Flagship
Schout-bij-Nacht's Squadron, Pieter Floriszoon
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Monnikendam 28Pieter FloriszoonSquadron Flagship
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Rosenkranz 48 
Moor 42Adriaen Corneliszoon Akkersloot
Zevenwolden 38Frederick Stellingwerff Sunk
Mercurius 36Pieter de Bitter
Hollandia 36Adriaen van Trappen Banckert Sunk
Breda 34Adriaan Bruynsveld
Hollandsche Tuin 32Harmen Walmanno casualties
Blauwe Arend 28Hendrik Claeszoon van der Streeck
Engel Gabriel 28Adriaan van den Bosch
West Capelle 28 
Prins Maurits 28 
Zeeuwsche Leeuw 28Cornelis Evertsen
Hoop 28Dirck Pater
Roskam 24Corstiaen Eldertszoon
Wapen van Hoorn 30Claes Allertszoon

Commonwealth of England

English Fleet, George Monk
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Vanguard 56Joseph JordanFleet Flagship
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Resolution 64John Bourne
Rainbow 64William Goodson
George 52John Lawson
James -> 1660 Old James 48William Penn
Worcester -> 1660 Dunkirk 48William Hill
Unicorn 46William Goodson
Laurel 46John Stokes
Bear 46Francis Kirby
Triumph 60Joseph Jordan
Hannibal 44William Haddock
Victory 52John Stokes
Andrew 52George Dakins
Diamond 42John Harman
Lion 50John Lambert
Prosperous 42Roger Crispe CO Killed
Assurance 40Philip Holland
London 40Arnold Brown
Reformation 40Anthony Earning
William 40Robert Salmon
Phoenix 38Owen Cox
Tiger 38Gabriel Sanders
Sophia 38Sir Robert Kirby
Dragon 38Edmund Seaman
Mary Prize 36Henry Maddison
Gift -> 1658 Great Gift 36Edward Barrett
Hound 36Johnathon Hide
Golden Cock 36Edmund Chapman
Malaga Merchant 36Henry Collins
Portsmouth 42Robert Durnford
Pelican 42William Whitehorne
Foresight 42Richard Stayner
Assistance 40William Crispin
President -> 1660 Bonaventure 44Francis Parker
Constant Warwick 32Richard Potter
Tulip 32John Clarke
Oak 32John Edwin
Middleburg 32William Godfrey
Exeter Merchant 32Robert Mackay
Victory 32Nicholas Mitchell
Expedition 30Thomas Vallis
Guinea 34George Acklam
Mayflower 28William Newman
Seven Brothers 26Henry Land
Hopeful Luke 36Thomas Petty
John and Katherine 26John Tarrant
Recovery 24John Bamford10 killed, 15 wounded
Discovery 20Thomas Marryott
Recovery 20Robert Haytubb
Mayflower 20 
Merlin 14George Crapnell
Hunter 10John Bowry
Renown 10James Salmon
Employment Unknown 


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