суббота, 6 октября 2012 г.

British squadron under Adm. J. Rooke on Baltic Sea, June-August 1700


Great Britain also agreed to restore Altona Treaty (see also: Dutch squadron under Adm. Almonde) & sent a squadron to Baltic Sea. It’s commander was Admiral James Rooke (Shrewbury), his second-in-command was Rear-Admiral Thomas Hopsonn (Nassau). The squadron consisted of 10 ships-of-line, 2 frigates, 2 fire-ships, a mortar ship & a yacht. It was in total 594 cannons & 3053 men.
Ship
Commander
Years of service
Cannons
Crew
Shrewsbury
Tho. Ley
1695-1711
72
465
Hampshire
And. Leake
1698-1739
44
205
Portland
Ed. Whitaker
1693-1719
46
209
Severn
Rt. Fairfax
1693-1734
46
208
Worcester
Pet. Watton
1698-1713
46
213
Eagle  
Wm. Kerr
1679-1707
62
398
Crown
Wynn
1654-?
44
206
Nassau  
Chris. Myngs
1698-1706
64
368
Carlisle
Fra. Dove
1699-1700
46
208
Salisbury
Rd. Lestock
1698-1739
46
208
Frigates




Lowestoft
Jo. Underdown
1697-1722
30
125
Queenborough
Chas. Croft
?
22
94
Yacht




Mary
Jo. Guy
?
6
25
Fire-ships




Vulture
J. Paul
1689-?
8
45
Vesuvius
Ed. Owen
1690-?
8
45
Mortar (bomb) ship


Carcass
Jo. Martin
?
4
31
TOTAL
16 ships
594
3 053

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