H.M.S. Colossus (1882)

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H.M.S. Colossus (1882)
Builder: Portsmouth Royal Dockyard[1]
Ordered: 1878-79 Programme[2]
Laid down: 6 Jun, 1879[3]
Launched: 21 May, 1882[4]
Trials: Jan, 1884[5]
Commissioned: 13 Apr, 1886[6]
Sold: 1908[7]
Fate: Broken up

Service

She was brought to full complement to participate in the Annual Manoeuvres of 1896 under the command of Edward Henry Meggs Davis.[8][9][10]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 27.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 27.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 27.
  4. Burt. British Battleships: 1889-1904. p. 26.
  5. Burt. British Battleships: 1889-1904. p. 26.
  6. Burt. British Battleships: 1889-1904. p. 26.
  7. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 27.
  8. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Friday, Jun 26, 1896; pg. 7; Issue 34927.
  9. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Jul 09, 1896; pg. 11; Issue 34938.
  10. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Friday, Jul 10, 1896; pg. 8; Issue 34939.
  11. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 202.
  12. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 211.
  13. Jackson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. p. 681.
  14. Jackson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. p. 681.
  15. Davis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/329. f. 294.
  16. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 213.
  17. Davis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/329. f. 294.
  18. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 238.
  19. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 238.
  20. Goodrich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 537.
  21. Goodrich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 537.
  22. Goodrich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 537.
  23. "Naval & Military intelligence" The Times (London). Thursday, 13 February 1902. (36690), p. 6.
  24. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 295.
  25. The Navy List. (June, 1906). p. 294.

Bibliography


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