The Raid on Chatham Dockyard in 1667

  • Coats, A. (Presented paper)
  • Gijs Rommelse (Presented paper)
  • Christian Melsen (Member of programme committee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description of Activity

Bilateral conference run by Vrienden van De Witt - Friends of De Witt - and the Naval Dockyards Society, its focus on the 350th anniversary of the Dutch raid on the River Medway and commemoration of Anglo-Dutch relations, seapower and naval facilities.
Period23 Jun 201724 Jun 2017
Event typeConference
LocationAmsterdam, NetherlandsShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Second Anglo-Dutch War
  • early modern naval warfare
  • early modern ideologies
  • Dutch and British navies
  • Dutch and British navies dockyards
  • state formation
  • commemoration
  • legacies
  • Charles II
  • Sir Robert Holmes
  • Admiral de Ruyter
  • Chatham Commissioner Peter Pett
  • HMS Royal Charles