Summer Guard of 1645


Fleet Formed1645
Fleet Disbanded1645

ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Prince Royal (64) 16451645 
Warwick (22) 16451645William Thomas
Globe (24) 16451645Richard Willoughby
Hector (22) 16451645John Stansby, Edward Eliot
Sampson (40) 16451645Thomas Pylgrim
Cygnet (18) 16451645John Mann
Lions Whelp VIII (14) 16451645John Kearse
Hind (18) 16451645 
Greyhound (12) 16451645John Coppin (d.1666)
Crescent (14) 16451645John Edwin
Lily (10) 16451645John Lambert
Nicodemus (6) 16451645Thomas Pacy
Dainty (4) 16451645 
Welcome 16451645John Green
Mary Rose (26) 16451645Phineas Pett (d.1665)
Providence (30) 16451645John Ellison, John Stansby
Expedition (30) 16451645Joseph Jordan (1603-1685)
James (48) 16451645Richard Blythe
Saint Andrew (42) 16451645William Batten (c.1600-1667)
Vanguard (56) 16451645 
Rainbow (64) 16451645 
Garland (28) 16451645Richard Owen
Lion (42) 16451645Richard Swanley, Peter Andrews, Robert Moulton (d.1652)
Bonaventure (28) 16451645Henry Bethell
Antelope (34) 16451645Edward Hall
Happy Entrance (28) 16451645William Smith (d.1645), William Penn (d.1670), John Crowther
Leopard (36) 16451645Richard Swanley, Peter Andrews, John Bowen
Swallow (36) 16451645William Somaster
John (28) 16451645Robert Zachqry, William Swanley
Fellowship (28) 16451645William Penn (d.1670), William Penn (d.1670)
Duncannon (10) 16451645Samuel Howett

DateEventSource
1645/01/04

List of H.M. ships and pinnaces presented to the House of Commons which may be conveniently fitted for the next summer's expedition

Names of the ships with number of men, viz., "The Prince" 500, "The James" 260, "St. Andrew" 260, "Van guard" 250. "Rainbow" 240, "Garland" 170, "Lion" 170, "Bonaventure" 170, "Antelope" 160, "Entrance" 160, "Leopard" 160, "Swallow" 150, "John" 110, "Fellowship" 110, "Expedition" 100, "Providence" 100, "Mary Rose" 100, "Warwick" frigate 80, "Globe" 100, "Hector" 70, "Sampson" 70, "Cygnet" 70, "Eighth Whelp" 60, "Star" 60, "Hind" 70, "Greyhound" 50, "Crescent" 50, "Lily" 45, "Nicodemus" 45, "Convert" frigate, "Dainty" pink, "Welcome" pink 40, "Dungannon" [sic Duncannon] frigate 50, and "Dogger" boat 46

 

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