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.



ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Windsor (60) 9.175416.9.1754 Fleet disbanded
Falmouth (50) 9.175416.9.1754 Fleet disbanded
Romney (44) 9.175416.9.1754 Fleet disbanded
Greyhound (20) 9.175416.9.1754 Fleet disbanded
Centaur (20) 9.175416.9.1754 Fleet disbanded
Wasp (8) 9.175416.9.1754John Barker (c.1706-1776)Fleet disbanded
Wolf (8) 9.175416.9.1754John Knight (c.1712-1788)Fleet disbanded

DateEventSource
1754/09/16

The King disembarked at Margate and traelle on to Kensington.

 

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