H.M.S. Buzzard (1887)

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H.M.S. Buzzard (1887)
Builder: Sheerness Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 1 May, 1886[2]
Launched: 10 May, 1887[3]
Commissioned: 17 Apr, 1888[4]
Sold: 1921[5]
H.M.S. Buzzard was one of four Nymphe Class screw sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

In 1911, Buzzard relieved H.M.S. President, and was renamed President on 1 April, 1911.

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 58.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 58.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 58.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 207.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 58.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1890). p. 203.
  7. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 207.
  8. Farquhar Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 444.
  9. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 208.
  10. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 235.

Bibliography


Nymphe Class Screw Sloop
  Nymphe Buzzard Daphne Swallow