Battle of the Narrow Seas

3rd October 1602 - 4th October 1602
Part of : Eighty Years War (1568 - 1648)
Previous action : Attack on São Tomé 19.10.1599 - 11.1599
Next action : Battle of Sluis 26.5.1603

An Anglo-Dutch fleet chased and destroyed a Spanish Galley squadron in the English Channel.


Allied (Kingdom of England & Dutch Republic)

English Squadron, Sir Robert Mansell (1573-1656)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Hope (48) Sir Robert Mansell (1573-1656)Squadron Flagship
Victory (39)  
Answer (19) Mathew Bradgate
Dutch Squadron, Jan Adriaanszoon Cant
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Spanish Galleys, Federico Spinola (1571-1603)

6 galleys, 3 were sunk.

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