Sir Robert Spencer Robinson

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth6.1.1809 - Welford Park, BerkshireW025
First Known Service6.12.1821W025
FatherJohn Robinson, Bt., Archdeacon of Arma
Last Known Service2.4.1866W025
Date of Death70.70.1880 - London W025

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.12.1821 Entered the NavyW025
27.9.1830 LieutenantW025
5.5.18311834Dublin (50), LieutenantW025
18.3.18369.1837Asia (84), LieutenantW025
26.9.18377.1839Tyne (28), LieutenantW025
28.6.1838 CommanderW025
20.7.18391.3.1840Phoenix (6), Commander and Commanding OfficerW025
3.184012.1840Hydra (4), Commander and Commanding OfficerW025
5.11.1840 CaptainW025
13.2.185629.8.1856Royal George (120), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1817
25.4.185925.5.1860Wellington (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
9.6.1860 Rear-AdmiralW025
7.2.186114.2.1871Appointed Comptroller of the NavyW025
2.4.1866 Vice-AdmiralW025
7.12.1868 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathW025
9.12.18698.2.1871Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyW025

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