1777-78  Commodore John Elliot
1778-79  Vice-Admiral Matthew Buckle
1779-82  Vice-Admiral Francis William Drake
1780 -81 Rear-Admiral John Evans*
1781-82  Rear-Admiral Sir Richard Hughes *
1782-90  Station not active
1790-91  Rear-Admiral Sir Richard King
1791-93  Station not active
1793        Rear-Admiral John Macbride NA
1794-99  Vice-Admiral Peyton
1796-97  Rear-Admiral John Bazely*
1799-02  Vice-Admiral Skeffington Lutwidge
1803        Rear-admiral Edward Thornbrough
1803-04  Vice-Admiral Philip Patton
1804-07  Vice-Admiral John Holloway
1807-08  Vice Admiral Bartholomew Rowley
1808-11  Vice-Admiral George Campbell
1811-15  Vice-Admiral Thomas Foley
* Temporary command in absence of senior officer