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Lord George Legge (Baron Dartmouth)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1647B051
First Known Service1667B051
Last Known Service12.1688B051
Date of Death21.10.1691 - The Tower of LondonB051

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1667 CaptainB051
4.4.166711.5.1667
Pembroke (22) 1655-1667
British 22 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer
B051
13.1.1671/7218.7.1672
Fairfax (60) 1653-1674
British 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
B051
13.3.1671/72 Battle of Smyrna Convoy 
28.5.1672 Battle of Solebay 
19.7.16723.8.1672
York (58) 1653-1703
British 58 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1660 Renamed "York"
, Captain and Commanding Officer
B051
12.2.1672/737.10.1673
Royal Katherine (84) 1664-1699
British 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
B051
28.5.1673 First Battle of Schooneveld 
4.6.1673 Second Battle of Schooneveld 
11.8.1673 Battle of Texel 
1674 Appointed governor of PortsmouthB051
1677 Appointed Colonel of a Regiment of FootB051
3.3.1680/81 Sworn in as a member of the Privy CouncilB051
28.1.1681/82 Appointed Master-General of the ordinanceB051
2.12.1682 Appointed Baron DartmouthB051
8.1683 Appointed Admiral and Commander-In-Chief of the fleet to evacuate and demolish TangierB051
8.1683 
Grafton (70) 1679-1700
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
B051
2.8.1683 AdmiralB051
12.9.168812.1688
Resolution (68) 1667-1696
British 68 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
BWAS-1603
24.9.1688 Admiral of the FleetB051


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