H.M.S. Circe (1892)

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H.M.S. Circe (1892)
Builder: Sheerness[1]
Ordered: Naval Defence Act
Laid down: 21 Jan, 1890[2]
Launched: 14 Jun, 1892[3]
Completed: 11 Feb, 1893[4]
Sold: 30 Jul, 1920[5]
H.M.S. Circe was one of eleven Alarm class torpedo gunboats built for the Royal Navy.

Service

Left Sheerness on 14 June 1914 for Welsh waters to join the Minesweeping Flotilla, which was then listed simply as a list of six "Mine-sweeping Gunboats" in the Navy List.[6]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 89.
  2. Lyon; Winfield. The Steam & Sail List. p. 306.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 89.
  4. Lyon; Winfield. The Steam & Sail List. p. 306.
  5. Lyon; Winfield. The Steam & Sail List. p. 306.
  6. "Movements in Home Waters." The Times (London, England), Monday, Jun 15, 1914; pg. 6; Issue 40550.
  7. "The Naval Manœuvres". The Times. Monday, 10 July, 1893. Issue 33999, col D, p. 10.
  8. Addington Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/10. f. 17.
  9. Addington Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42/10. f. 17.
  10. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 238.
  11. The Navy List. (March, 1901). p. 239.
  12. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Apr 02, 1902; pg. 8; Issue 36731.
  13. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/142. f. 152.
  14. The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 294.
  15. Corbett Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/142. f. 152.
  16. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 293.
  17. Rowley-Conwy Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/83. ff. 83, 232.
  18. Rowley-Conwy Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/83. ff. 83, 232.
  19. The Navy List. (July, 1911). p. 293.
  20. The Navy List. (January, 1912). pp. 293.
  21. The Navy List. (January, 1912). pp. 102, 293.
  22. Brown Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/435
  23. Brown Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/435
  24. The Navy List. (March, 1914). p. 294.
  25. The Navy List. (April, 1915). p. 392s.
  26. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 393b.
  27. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 392k.
  28. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 757.
  29. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 757.

Bibliography


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