Vice-Admiral of the Coast - British


Posts established in each of the twenty maritime counties of England, the North and South of Wales, and the four provinces of Ireland. The officer holders, designated as "vice-admirals", were responsible for naval administration in their county, and were deputies of Lord High Admiral.
 

Date fromDate toHolderSource
15361543William Gonson (1482-1544) (Norfolk)ODNB
15361543William Gonson (1482-1544) (Suffolk)ODNB
15691572/10/24Lord Edward Stanley (3rd Earl of Derby) (1509-1572) (Cheshire)EWIKI
15691572/10/24Lord Edward Stanley (3rd Earl of Derby) (1509-1572) (Lancashire)EWIKI
1572/10/241593/09/25Lord Henry Stanley (4th Earl of Derby) (1531-1593) (Cheshire)EWIKI
1572/10/241593/09/25Lord Henry Stanley (4th Earl of Derby) (1531-1593) (Lancashire)EWIKI
1593/09/251594/04/16Lord Ferdinando Stanley (5th Earl of Derby) (1559-1594) (Cheshire)EWIKI
1593/09/251594/04/16Lord Ferdinando Stanley (5th Earl of Derby) (1559-1594) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16001618Sir Robert Mansell (1573-1656) (Norfolk)EWIKI
16071638Lord William Stanley (6th Earl of Derby) (1561-1642) (Cheshire)EWIKI
16071638Lord William Stanley (6th Earl of Derby) (1561-1642) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16381644James Stanley (1607-1651) (Cheshire)EWIKI
16381644James Stanley (1607-1651) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16441650John Moore (1599-1650) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16611672/12/21Lord Charles Stanley (8th Earl of Derby) (1628-1672) (Cheshire)EWIKI
16611672/12/21Lord Charles Stanley (8th Earl of Derby) (1628-1672) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16731676/07/06William Banks (1636-1676) (Cheshire)EWIKI
16731676/07/06William Banks (1636-1676) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16841691Lord William Richard George Stanley (9th Earl of Derby) (1655-1702) (Cheshire)EWIKI
16841691Lord William Richard George Stanley (9th Earl of Derby) (1655-1702) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16861700Sir John Lowther (Baronet of Lowther) (1655-1700) (Cumberland)EWIKI
16861700Sir John Lowther (Baronet of Lowther) (1655-1700) (Westmorland)EWIKI
16911691/12/28Henry Wallop (1657-1691) (Leinster)HPO
16911701/11/04Charles Gerard (1659-1701) (Lancashire)EWIKI
16911701/11/05Charles Gerard (1659-1701) (Cheshire)EWIKI
17021702Lord Richard Savage (4th Earl Rivers) (1654-1712) (Lancashire)EWIKI
17021703Lord Richard Savage (4th Earl Rivers) (1654-1712) (Cheshire)EWIKI
17021712Lord James Stanley (10th Earl of Derby) (1664-1736) (Lancashire)EWIKI
17031725/01/18Lord Hugh Cholmondeley (1st Baron Cholmondeley) (1662-1725) (Cheshire)EWIKI
17051712Lord Richard Savage (4th Earl Rivers) (1654-1712) (Essex)EWIKI
17101715John Trelawny (1691-1756) (South Cornwall)EWIKI
17121712Lord James Hamilton (1st Duke of Brandon) (1658-1712) (Lancashire)EWIKI
17151756John Trelawny (1691-1756) (Cornwall)EWIKI
1725/01/181733/05/07Lord George Cholmondeley (2nd Earl Cholmondeley) (1666-1733) (Cheshire)EWIKI
1733/05/071770/06/10Lord George Cholmondeley (3rd Earl of Cholmondeley) (1703-1770) (Cheshire)EWIKI
17551761The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761) (Cornwall)EWIKI
17671794/12/25Lord Harry Powlett (6th Duke of Bolton) (1720-1794) (Hampshire)ODNB
17671794/12/25Lord Harry Powlett (6th Duke of Bolton) (1720-1794) (Dorset)ODNB
1770/06/101827/04/10Lord George James Cholmondeley (4th Earl of Cholmondeley) (1749-1827) (Cheshire)EWIKI
17821795/02/04Lord George Edgcumbe (1st Viscount of Mount Edgcumbe and Valletort) (1720-1795) (Cornwall)EWIKI
1827/04/101845/04/26Lord George Harry Booth-Grey (6th Earl of Stamford) (1765-1845) (Cheshire)EWIKI
18311851/06/30Edward Smith-Stanley (1775-1851) (Lancashire)EWIKI