Blockade of the Tagus

10th March 1650 - October 1650
Part of : English Civil Wars (1642 - 1660)
Previous action : Blockade of Kinsale 22nd May 1649 - October 1649
Next action : Battle of Porto Farina 4th April 1655


Commonwealth of England

Commonwealth Squadron, Robert Blake
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Hannibal (44) 44Peter Tatham
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Assurance (40) 40Benjamin Blake
Phoenix (38) 38John Wadsworth
Tiger (38) 38James Peacock
Leopard (36) 36Robert Moulton
Constant Warwick (32) 32Robert Moulton
Adventure (32) 32Andrew Ball
Bonaventure (28) 30Leonard Harris
Happy Entrance (28) 34Richard Badiley
Prosperous Unknown 

Allied (Commonwealth of England & Portugal)

Royalist Squadron, Sir Rupert Palatine (Prince Palatine of the Rhine)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Constant Reformation (40) 40Thomas Kettleby
Convertine (40) 40Thomas Allin

Notes on Action

Blakes ships arrived off the Tagus on March 10th 1650


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