Convoy for the King from Holland


Fleet CommanderLord George Anson (1st Baron Anson) (1697-1762)ref:1036
Fleet Formed1754/09ref:1036
Fleet Disbanded1754/09/16ref:1036

Introduction

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



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Windsor (60) 1754/091754/09/16 
Falmouth (50) 1754/091754/09/16 
Romney (50) 1754/091754/09/16 
Greyhound (20) 1754/091754/09/16 
Centaur (20) 1754/091754/09/16 
Wasp (8) 1754/091754/09/16John Barker (d.1776)
Wolf (8) 1754/091754/09/16John Knight (d.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