Convoy for the King from Holland


Fleet CommanderLord George Anson (1st Baron Anson) (1697-1762)ref:1036
Fleet Formed9.1754ref:1036
Fleet Disbanded16.9.1754ref:1036

Introduction

A convoy to escort King William III from Holland to Margate.



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Windsor (60) 9.175416.9.1754 
Falmouth (50) 9.175416.9.1754 
Romney (50) 9.175416.9.1754 
Greyhound (20) 9.175416.9.1754 
Centaur (20) 9.175416.9.1754 
Wasp (8) 9.175416.9.1754John Barker (c.1706-1776)
Wolf (8) 9.175416.9.1754John Knight (c.1712-1788)

DateEventSource
1754/09/16

The King disembarked at Margate and traelle on to Kensington.

 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:1036A compleat history of the late war Vol I (1763)John EntickDigital Book