Anglo-Dutch Wars

Events

English East India Company was formed

1600

Dutch United East INdia company was formed

1602

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Dutch capture 4 English ships

1617

Charles 1 made an exclusive claim to the seas around Britian

1635

Dutch ended war with Spain

1647

The Navigation Act

1651

First Anglo Dutch war

1652

Cromwell ended war with Treaty of Westminster

1654

Anglo Spainsh war

1656

English capture New Amsterdam

1658