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Battle of Vigo

12th October 1702
Part of : War of Spanish Succession (1701 - 1714)
Previous action : Benbow vs DuCasse 20.8.1702 - 24.8.1702
Next action : Action of 10th April 1703 10.4.1703

 

Allied (Royaume de France & Spain)

 
French Fleet,
Ship NameCommanderNotes
L'Oriflamme (64) 1699-1702
French 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Chevalier Edme-Elie Certaines de FricambaultFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1691
Exploded
Le Saint Paul d'Ostende (14) 1698-1704
French 14 Gun
Unrated Frégate Légère
Joseph de Nesmond de BrieFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1714
Le Fort (68) 1693-1702
French 68 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
 Fleet Flagship Sunk
L'Espérance d'Angleterre (70) 1695-1702
French 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Le Prompt (70) 1692-1702
French 70 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
 
Le Superbe (68) 1690-1702
French 68 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
 
Le Bourbon (68) 1692-1702
French 68 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Le Ferme (66) 1700-1702
French 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Félix de BeaussierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1704
La Sirène (60) 1691-1702
French 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
 
L'Assuré (60) 1697-1702
French 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
La Prudent (60) 1697-1702
French 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
 
Le Modéré (52) 1685-1702
French 52 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
 
Le Solide (50) 1695-1702
French 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
Gilles des Nos de Champmeslin (Comte des Nos de Champmeslin)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1670-1724
Le Triton (44) 1697-1702
French 44 Gun
4th Rate Frégate-Vaisseau de 1er Ordre
Claude Élisée de Court de La BruyèreFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1750
La Dauphine (40) 1697-1702
French 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
 
 

Allied (Kingdom of England & Dutch Republic)

 
British Fleet
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Royal Sovereign (100) 1701-1723
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
John FletcherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1706
,
Thomas LeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1703
Association (90) 1697-1707
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
William BokenhamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1703
Barfleur (90) 1697-1713
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
Francis WyvellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1716
Torbay (80) 1693-1716
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Andrew LeakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1696
Ranelagh (80) 1697-1723
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Richard FitzpatrickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1703
Somerset (80) 1698-1740
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Thomas DilkesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1707
Cambridge (80) 1695-1713
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Richard LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1705
Slot van Muiden (74) 1692-1723
Dutch 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Philip SchriverDutch
Naval Sailor
Service 1642-1711
Lennox (70) 1701-1721
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
William JumperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1708
Essex (70) 1700-1736
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
John HubbardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1711
Bedford (70) 1698-1736
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Henry HaughtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1703
Orford (70) 1698-1709
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1693
Kent (70) 1699-1722
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
Berwick (70) 1700-1742
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Sir Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1708
Northumberland (70) 1702-1703
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
James GreenwayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1797
Swiftsure (64) 1696-1716
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1716 Renamed "Revenge"
Robert WynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1711
Monmouth (64) 1700-1716
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
John BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1716
Mary (60) 1688-1703
British 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Edward HopsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1730
Pembroke (60) 1694-1710
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
Thomas HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
Hawk (28) 1690-1712
British 28 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
Jordan SandysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1717
Vulture (28) 1690-1708
British 28 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
Thomas LongBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
Hunter (28) 1690-1710
British 28 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
Sir Charles Rich (3rd Baronet Rich, of London)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1795
Lightning (28) 1691-1705
British 28 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
Thomas MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1707
Phoenix (28) 1694-1709
British 28 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
John MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
Terrible (26) 1694-1710
British 26 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
Edward RumseyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1710
Griffin (8) 1702-1737
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
William ScalleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1703
Isabella (8) 1683-1703
British 8 Gun
Unrated Yacht
Humphrey SandersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1707
 

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Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Friday 23rd of August 2019 12:42

Looks like this is an incomplete list


Posted by Tom Jensen on Friday 23rd of August 2019 08:43

Should the Dutch first rate Zeven Provincien (92) be present in this battle?
The wikipedia entry on the Battle shows an image on the right of the "Breaking the Boom" section supposedly showing her.

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