Resident Commissioner - British

Last used : 1832Superceded by : Admiral-Superintendant

The Admiral-Superintendant was the Royal Navy officer in command of one of the larger Naval Dockyards.


 

Date fromDate toHolderSource
16291647Phineus Pett (1570-1647) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:650
1649/03/131651/03/30William Willoughby (d.1651) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1651/04/051652/09/22Robert Moulton (d.1652) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1652/09/22 Francis Willoughby (d.1671) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1664/11/10 Thomas Middleton (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1675/09/301679/10Sir John Kempthorne (1620-1679) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1679/10/221689/03Richard Beach (d.1692) (Portsmouth Dockyard)EWIKI
1689/03/261693/12Thomas Wilshaw (d.1702) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1702/06/181705/01/14William Gifford (1649-1724) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1705/01/141713/05/17Isaac Townsend (d.1731) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1714/11/121729/05Isaac Townsend (d.1731) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
17151716Thomas Swanton (d.1722/23) (Plymouth)HPO
17161725/02/12Francis Dove (d.1724/25) (Plymouth)ref:907
17271736Thomas Kempthorne (d.1736) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:649
1729/01/141732/06/28Michael Seymour (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1729/05/051754/02/12Richard Hughes (1670-1756) (Portsmouth Dockyard)
17341738/12/15Mathew Norris (1705-1738) (Portsmouth)HPO
17391753/07/22Philip Vanbrugh (d.1753) (Plymouth)HPO
1744/061747Thomas Trefusis (1687-1754) (Port Mahon)HPO
1754/02/121773/08/25Richard Hughes (1708-1779) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
17561763Charles Colby (c.1701-1771) (Gibraltar)EWIKI
17711799/03/31Charles Proby (d.1799) (Chatham Dockyard)EWIKI
1773/08/251778/01/26James Gambier (1723-1789) (Portsmouth Dockyard)EWIKI
17751783/01/31Paul Henry Ourry (1719-1783) (Plymouth Dockyard)HPO
1775/08/151776/05Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794) (Halifax) ADM 6/21/115ODNB
17781778Richard Hughes (1729-1812) (Halifax Dockyard)EWIKI
1778/01/261780/09/30Samuel Hood (1724-1816) (Portsmouth Dockyard) ADM 6/21/363ADM 6/21
1779/09/161779/11/26John Laforey (1729-1796) (Antigua)ADM104
1780/09/301790/03Henry Martin (1733-1794) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1783/021789John Laforey (1729-1796) (Plymouth)TNC
1783/031799Henry Duncan (1735-1814) (Halifax)B125
1789/11/131815/12/12Robert Fanshawe (1740-1823) (Plymouth Dockyard)ref:676
1790/03/131806/07Charles Saxton (c.1732-c.1808) (Portsmouth Dockyard)EWIKI
17941796Isaac Coffin (1759-1839) (Corsica)ref:616
17961798Isaac Coffin (1759-1839) (Lisbon)ref:616
17961801/05Harry Harmood (1739-1809) (Sheerness Dockyard)ref:980
17981799Isaac Coffin (1759-1839) (Minorca)ref:616
17991799Isaac Coffin (1759-1839) (Halifax Dockyard)ref:616
17991800Isaac Coffin (1759-1839) (Sheerness)ref:616
18001801/01Henry Duncan (1735-1814) (Sheerness)B125
1801/011808/09/10Charles Hope (d.1808) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:676
1801/051806/06Harry Harmood (1739-1809) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:980
1805/051808/04Sir Isaac Coffin (Baronet ) (1759-1839) (Portsmouth)ref:616
18061823Charles Cunningham (d.1834) (Woolwich Dockyard)ref:616
18061823Charles Cunningham (d.1834) (Deptford Dockyard)ref:616
1806/07/221829/01George Grey (d.1828) (Portsmouth Dockyard)ref:571
1808/091820Robert Barlow (1757-1843) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:616
1814/081822/02The Hon. Courtnay Boyle (1770-1844) (Sheerness Dockyard)ref:616
18231829Thomas Briggs (1780-1852) (Bermuda)NBD1849
18231829Sir Robert Barlow (1757-1843) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:616
18231834/03/11Charles Cunningham (d.1834) (Chatham Dockyard)ref:616
1825/07/141827Thomas George Shortland (1771-1827) (Jamaica)ref:1059
18291832/06Thomas Briggs (1780-1852) (Malta Dockyard)NBD1849
1830/07/211832 Charles Bullen (1768-1853) (Pater Yard)ref:616