Admiral Rodney's Triumph
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ADMIRAL RODNEY'S TRIUMPH. English, Country Dance (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The title refers to Rodney victory at the Battle of the Saintes (see Glorious 12th of April, the Thompson's second tune commemorating the battle). "Admiral Rodney's Triumph" was also printed in Longman, Lukey, & Broderip's Bride's Favourite Collection of 200 Select Country Dances, Cotillons (c. 1776).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 5), 1788; No. 171, p. 88.