1774-78     Vice-Admiral Robert Man
1778-80     Vice-Admiral Robert Duff
1780-83     No fleet present
1783-84     Commodore John Lindsay
1785-89     Commodore Phillips Cosby
1789-92   Rear-Admiral Joseph Peyton
1792-93     Rear-Admiral Samuel Goodall
1793-94     Vice-Admiral Lord Hood
1794-95     Admiral Sir William Hotham
1796-99     Admiral Earl of St Vincent
1799-02     Vice-Admiral Lord Keith
1802-03     Rear-Admiral Sir Richard Hussey Bickerton
1803-05     Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson
1805-10      Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood
1810-11     Admiral Sir Charles Cotton
1811-14     Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Pellew
1814-15     Rear-Admiral Charles Penrose
1815-16     Admiral Lord Exmouth
1816-18     Rear-Admiral Charles Penrose
1818-19     Rear-Admiral Sir Thomas Fremantle
1820-23     Vice-Admiral Sir Graham Moore
1823-26     Vice-Admiral Sir Harry Neale
1826-28     Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Codrington
1828-31     Vice-Admiral Sir Pulteney Malcolm
1831-33     Vice-Admiral Hon Sir Henry Hotham
1833          Vice-Admiral Sir Pulteney Malcolm
1833-37     Vice-Admiral Sir Josias Rowley
1837-41     Admiral Hon. Sir Robert Stopford
1842-45     Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Owen
1845-52     Vice-Admiral Sir William Parker
1852-54     Rear-Admiral Sir James Deans Dundas
1854-58     Rear-Admiral Sir Edmund Lyons
1858-60     Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Fanshawe