Battle of Porto Farina

4th April 1655
Part of : English Civil Wars (1642 - 1660)
Previous action : Blockade of the Tagus 10.3.1649/50 - 10.1650

 

Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland

 
English Fleet, Robert Blake (1598-1657)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Taunton (40) Thomas Vallis
Amity (36) Henry Packe
Andrew (52)  Squadron Flagship Vice-Admiral
Bridgewater (52) Anthony Earning
Foresight (42) Peter Mootham (d.1666)
George (52) John StokesFleet Flagship
Kentish (46) Edward Witheridge
Merlin (14) Peter Foote (d.1666)
Mermaid (24) James Ableson (d.1665)
Newcastle (44) Nathaniel Cobham
Pearl (22) Benjamin Sacheverell (d.1656)
Plymouth (52) Richard Stayner (1625-1662)
Princess Maria (38) John Lloyd (d.1672)
Success (38) William Kendall, Zachary Browne
Unicorn (46) John StokesSquadron Flagship Rear-Admiral
Worcester (50)  
 

Tunisia

 
Tunisian Fleet
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

Notes on Action


Tunisian ShipsBWAS-1603
There were nine vessels of the Bey of Tunis present


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