Fleet for the Mediterranean


Fleet CommanderRobert Blake (1598-1657)
Fleet Formed29.9.1654
Fleet Disbanded8.1657

ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Centurion (34) 30.11.16501651William Penn (d.1670)Fleet disbanded
Swiftsure (42) 30.11.16501651John Gilson, Anthony HouldingFleet disbanded
Foresight (34) 30.11.16501651Samuel HowettFleet disbanded
Pelican (34) 30.11.16501651Joseph Jordan (1603-1685)Fleet disbanded
Guinea (30) 30.11.16501651Sir Charles Thorowgood, Walter Wood (d.1666)Fleet disbanded
Fairfax (52) 1.16511651John Lawson (1610-1665), William Penn (d.1670)Fleet disbanded
Langport (52) 29.9.16548.1657Roger Cuttance (d.1665/66)Fleet disbanded

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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