Channel Fleet from Portugal


Fleet Commander Agostinho da Rosa Coelhoref:1394
Fleet Formed10.6.1793ref:1394
Fleet Disbanded30.3.1794ref:1394

Introduction

Esquadra do Canal (Channel Fleet) 

On July 3, 1793, a fleet of the Portuguese Navy, Cannel Fleet, was placed at the service of the British Navy its ally.

It consisted of 7 ships, 5 frigates and 2 brig.

Frigates:

Vasco da Gama (80)

D.MAria I (74)

Rainha de Portugal (74)

Conde D. Henrique (74)

Princesa da Beira (64)

Brigs:

Voador (22)

Falcão (22)



ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Vasco de Gama (80) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Marquez de Niza, Antonio Januário do ValleFleet disbanded
Dona Maria I (74) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded
Rainha de Portugal (74) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded
Conde Dom Henrique (80) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded
Princesa da Beira e Portuguesa (64) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded
Falcao (22) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded
Voador (22) 10.6.179330.3.1794 Fleet disbanded

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:1394Campanhas Navais 1793-1807, Vol I - A Armada e a EuropaJosé Rodrigues PereiraBook

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