Arthur Herbert


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1648EWIKI
First Known Service1666EWIKI
Last Known Service7.1690EWIKI
Date of Death13.4.1716EWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1666 LieutenantCSORN
1666 CaptainCSORN
8.11.16662.4.1667Pembroke (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
3.4.16675.9.1668Constant Warwick (34), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
6.3.1668/6920.5.1672Dragon (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
8.5.1671 Battle of Bugia 
25.5.16729.6.1672Dreadnought (58), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.5.1672 Battle of Solebay 
10.6.167211.10.1673Cambridge (68), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.5.1673 First Battle of Schooneveld 
11.8.1673 Battle of Texel 
5.11.16771679Rupert (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerTRN2
15.2.1677/78 Vice-AdmiralCSORN
17.7.1680 AdmiralCSORN
9.5.168216.8.1683Tiger (46), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16831687Appointed Rear-Admiral of EnglandEWIKI
22.8.168319.5.1684Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyOHMB4
8.3.1688/8920.1.1689/90Appointed First Lord of the AdmiraltyOHMB4
15.3.1688/89 Admiral of the FleetCSORN
4.1689 Elizabeth (70), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the FleetBWAS-1603
1.5.1689 Commanded the The British Line-of-Battle at the Battle of Bantry Bay 
14.9.168918.12.1690Appointed Vice-Admiral of EnglandEWIKI
6.16907.1690Royal Sovereign (100), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the FleetB051
30.6.1690 Commanded the The Main Body - English Red Squadron at the Battle of Beachy Head 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book
TRN2The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
OHMB4Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 4: Admiralty Officials 1660-1870J.C. SaintyWeb Site

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Thursday 17th of January 2019 19:33David StockmanBritish Merchantman east indiaman 'Worcester' (1756) (26)
Thursday 17th of January 2019 00:32Frederico WilsonSpanish Third Rate ship of the line 'Vencedor' (1755) (68)
Wednesday 16th of January 2019 08:49Erin RyanNymphe vs Cleopatre
Sunday 13th of January 2019 17:15Tim OakleyBritish Sixth Rate post ship 'Perdrix' (1795) (22)
Sunday 13th of January 2019 16:59CyBritish hired ship 'Berkeley Castle' (1689) (46)