Blockade of the Tagus

10th March 1649/50 - October 1650
Part of : English Civil Wars (1642 - 1660)
Previous action : Blockade of Kinsale 22.5.1649 - 10.1649
Next action : Battle of Porto Farina 4.4.1655

 

Commonwealth of England

 
Commonwealth Squadron, Robert Blake (1598-1657)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Hannibal (44) Peter Tatham (d.1652)
 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Assurance (40) Benjamin Blake (d.1689)
Phoenix (38) William Brandley, John Wadsworth
Tiger (38) James Peacock (d.1653), James Peacock (d.1653)
Leopard (36) Robert Moulton (d.1652)
Constant Warwick (32) Robert Moulton (d.1652)
Adventure (32) Andrew Ball (d.1653)
Bonaventure (30) Robert Hackwell, Leonard Harris (d.1680)
Happy Entrance (34) Richard Badiley (d.1657)
Prosperous  
 

Allied (Commonwealth of England & Portugal)

 
Royalist Squadron, Sir Rupert Palatine (Prince Palatine of the Rhine) (1619-1682)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Constant Reformation (40) Thomas Kettleby
Convertine (40) Elias Jordan, Thomas Allin (1612-1685)
 

Notes on Action


ArrivalB117
Blakes ships arrived off the Tagus on March 10th 1650

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B117NRS Vol 013 - Papers relating to the First Dutch War 1652-54 Vol IUnknownBook

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