Battle of Texel

Battle of Kijkduin

11th August 1673
Part of : The Third Anglo-Dutch War (1672 - 1674/02)
Previous action : Second Battle of Schooneveld 4th June 1673
Next action : Tiger vs Schakerlo 22nd February 1674


Allied (Kingdom of England & Royaume de France)

White Van Squadron, Pierre-Damien Martel (Marquis de Martel)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Saint Esprit 80 Squadron Flagship Vice-Admiral
White Main Squadron, Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Reine 104 Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)Fleet Flagship
L'Invincible 64Henri d'Estival
Le Diamant 54Chevalier Thomas-Albert Riqueti (Chevalier de Beaumont-Mirabeau)
Foudroyant 76 Jean Gabaret (Seigneur d'Angoulins)
Grand 66Job Forant
Illustre 64Jérome-Augustin du Vernay de Beaulieu
L'Orgueilleux 76 François-Bénédict de Rouxel (Marquis de Grancey)
Sans Pareil 64 Anne Hilarion de Costentin (Comte de Tourville)
Le Tonnant 64 Raymond-Louis Preuilly d'Humières (Marquis de Preuilly d'Humières)
Fortuné 54 Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac)
Fier 60 d'Ailly
Aimable 56 Bernard Jean-François Jacques Kadot
Le Bon 54Pierre de Cou
Éclatant 64 
Téméraire 52 Louis Le Roux d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin (Chevalier d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin)
Vaillant 52André de Nesmond
L'Apollon -> 1678 Hardi 52Joseph Andrault
Aquilon 52Louis Gabaret
Duc 48Chevalier Pierre Le Bret (Chevalier de Flacourt)
Maure -> 1678 Content 52 Charles-François Davy (Marquis d'Amfreville)
L'Oriflamme 50 François-Annibal de Béthune (Chevalier de Bèthune)
Sage 52 La Barre
White Rear Squadron, Hector des Ardens
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Le Terrible 70Hector des ArdensSquadron Flagship Rear-Admiral
Red Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Royal Sovereign 100John Wetwang
London 96Thomas Elliott
Charles -> 1687 Saint George 96Richardson Dickinson
Royal Katherine 84George Legge
Victory 82Sir William Jennings
Resolution 70Sir John Berry
French Ruby 74Thomas Room Coyle
Henry 64Sir John Ernle
Rupert 64Sir John Holmes
Warspite 64Robert Stout
Anne 58Thomas Elliott
Old James 48James Storey
Stavoreen 48Sir Charles Royden
Happy Return 52John Stansby
Triumph 74William Davies
Princess 56Thomas Mayo
Mary Rose 50Thomas PomeroyFireship (Expended)
Crown 48Richard CarterFireship (Expended)
Advice 40 
Truelove 14Peter Bonamy CO Killed Fireship (Expended)
Blue Squadron, Sir Edward Spragg
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Prince 100Thomas FowlerSquadron Flagship
Saint Andrew 100 
Royal Charles 100John Hayward
Saint Michael 90Henry Carverth60 killed, 130 wounded
Swiftsure 70Richard Rooth
Cambridge 68Arthur Herbert
Rainbow 64Mark Harrison
Saint George 66Thomas Darcy
Greenwich 58Thomas Bridgeman
Gloucester 60William Coleman
York 58Henry Clarke
Dreadnought 58Richard Trevanion
Henrietta 58Sir John Narborough
Lion 58John Ashby
Monck 58Bernard Ludman
Mary 58Sir Roger Strickland
Dunkirk 58Francis Courtnay CO Killed
Bonaventure 48Sir Henry Killigrew
Unicorn 46John Rogers
Hampshire 42Richard GriffithFireship (Expended)
Ruby 46Stephen Pyend
Nonsuch 36Lawrence Wright
Sweepstakes 36Peter Belbin
Foresight 46Richard James
Unknown Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Edgar 70Richard Le Neve CO Killed
Fairfax 72Dominick Nugent
Yarmouth 50John Keene
Bristol 52Erik Carlsson Sjöblad
Newcastle 50John PearceFireship (Expended)
Diamond 46 
Assurance 38Ralph Lassells
Swallow 48Edward RussellFireship (Expended)
Falcon 36Thomas Andrews
Constant Warwick 34Joseph Harris
Roebuck 16Richard Country
Wivenhoe 8William JaquesFireship
Roe 6Joseph Symonds Sunk
Rose 6Ralph Wrenn Sunk
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Monmouth 64Robert Robinson
Plymouth 52Anthony Young
Portsmouth 44James Page
L'Arrogant 32 
Nightingale 30Edward Pearce
Success 24Thomas Bury
Guernsey 22Leonard Harris
Pearl 22Thomas Booth
Henrietta 8Thomas Guy
Ann and Christopher 8Richard Haddock
Friendship 8John Kelsey
Amity 6William Pooley
Benjamin 6John Pollea
Hestor 6Edward Harvey
Hopewell 6Henry Fitton
Jason 6Francis Turner
Katherine 6 
Lawrence 6John Cooke
Leopard 6Mathew Bird
Olive Branch Prize 6William Lee
Pearl 6William Booth
Society 6Robert Washborne
Supply 6Henry Williams
Thomas and Edward 6Mathew Dawson
Prudent Mary 6Christopher Billop
Blessing 4William Andrews
Buss 4John Mayne
Lizard 4John Nicholson
Dolphin 2William Orchard
Hope Prize 2John Martin
Fox UnknownMorgan Phillips

Dutch Republic

Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Hollandia 80 
Medemblik 46Hendrik Visscher CO Killed
Zeelandia 34Daniel Elsevier


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