H.M.S. Carnarvon (1903)

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H.M.S. Carnarvon (1903)
Pendant Number: 30 (1914)
P.3A (Sep 1915)
P.80 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Beardmore[2]
Ordered: 1901-02 Programme[3]
Laid down: 1 Oct, 1902[4]
Launched: 7 Oct, 1903[5]
Commissioned: 29 May, 1905[6]
Sold: 8 Nov, 1921[7]
Fate: to Slough, T.C.[8]

Service

In 1908-10, at least, she was in the Second Cruiser Squadron.[9]

In mid-1913, she was flagship to the Rear-Admiral in the Home Fleets, out of Devonport.[10]

She recommissioned on 16 April, 1919.[11]

Alterations

Radio

In mid-1913, it was decided to purchase a Type 9 Cruiser Auxiliary set for her.[12]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 71.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 71.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 71.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 71.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 71.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  8. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 43.
  9. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 242.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 291.
  11. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 742.
  12. Annual Report of the Torpedo School, 1913. W/T Appendix, p. 13.
  13. Warrender Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1384.
  14. Warrender Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1384.
  15. de Robeck Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 128.
  16. de Robeck Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 128.
  17. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 291.
  18. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 242.
  19. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 242.
  20. Slayter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/445. f. 210.
  21. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 291.
  22. Slayter Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/445. f. 210.
  23. D'Oyly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/412. f. 493.
  24. D'Oyly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/412. f. 493.
  25. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 291.
  26. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Saturday, 10 January, 1914. Issue 40417, col B, p. 12.
  27. Skipwith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 255.
  28. Skipwith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 255.
  29. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 392q.
  30. Hibbert Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 309/624.
  31. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 392e.
  32. Stapleton-Cotton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/411. f. 411.
  33. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 752.
  34. Stapleton-Cotton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/411. f. 411.
  35. Wigram Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 388.
  36. Wigram Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 388.
  37. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  38. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.

Bibliography

  • Dittmar, F.J.; Colledge, J.J. (1972). British Warships 1914–1919. London: Ian Allan.
  • Chesneau, Robert; Kolesnik, Eugene (editors) (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).


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