2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre

14th October 1747
Part of : War of the Austrian Succession (1740 - 1748)
Previous action : Action of 1747-10-07 7th October 1747
Next action : Action of 1748/01/31 31st January 1748


Royaume de France

French Line of Battle
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
L'Intrépide 74 
Le Trident 64 Claude-Thomas Renart de Fuchsamberg (2nd Marquis d'Amblimont)
Le Terrible 78 130 killed and wounded Captured
Le Tonnant 80 Fleet Flagship
Le Monarque 74 
Severn 48  Captured
Le Fougueux 64 
Neptune 74 300 casualties Captured
Ships not in the Line
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes

Great Britain

British Line of Battle, Edward Hawke
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Monmouth 70Henry Harrison
Devonshire 66John Moore
Kent 64Thomas Fox
Edinburgh 64Thomas Cotes
Yarmouth 64Charles Saunders
Eagle 60George Brydges Rodney
Lion 60Piercy Brett
Nottingham 60Philip Saumarez
Princess Louisa 60Charles Watson
Windsor 60Thomas Hanway
Tilbury 58 
Gloucester 50Philip Durell
Portland 50Charles Steevens
Ships not in the Line
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Defiance 60Sir John Bentley


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