Fleet for the Mediterranean


Fleet CommanderRobert Blake (1598-1657)
Fleet Formed1654/09/29
Fleet Disbanded1657/08

ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Centurion (34) 1650/11/301651William Penn (d.1670)
Swiftsure (46) 1650/11/301651John Gilson, Anthony Houlding
Foresight (34) 1650/11/301651Samuel Howett
Pelican (34) 1650/11/301651Joseph Jordan (1603-1685)
Guinea (30) 1650/11/301651Sir Charles Thorowgood, Walter Wood (d.1666)
Fairfax (52) 1651/011651John Lawson (1610-1665), William Penn (d.1670)
Langport (52) 1654/09/291657/08Roger Cuttance (d.1665/66)

DateEventSource
1650/11/30Centurion (34) joined the fleet 
1650/11/30Swiftsure (46) joined the fleet 
1650/11/30Foresight (34) joined the fleet 
1650/11/30Pelican (34) joined the fleet 
1650/11/30Guinea (30) joined the fleet 
1650/11/30Left Spithead 
1651Fairfax (52) left the fleet 
1651Centurion (34) left the fleet 
1651Swiftsure (46) left the fleet 
1651Foresight (34) left the fleet 
1651Pelican (34) left the fleet 
1651Guinea (30) left the fleet 
1651/01Fairfax (52) joined the fleet 
1651/03/29Passed the Straits of Gibraltar 

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