Battle off Lizard Point

18th February 1637
Part of : Eighty Years War (1568 - 1648)
Previous action : Capture of Saint Martin June 1633 - 1st July 1633
Next action : Action of 18 February 1639 18th February 1639

Spanish attack on a Dutch convoy off the Lizard.

 

Spain - Miguel de Horna

 
Spanish Flotilla, Miguel de Horna

5 or 6 ships, 2 frigates


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Dutch Republic

 
Dutch Convoy Escort

6 ships. 3 were sunk and 3 captured


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Merchantmen

28 Dutch and 16 British merchantmen. 14 were captured or sunk.


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