H.M.S. Cornwall (1902)

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H.M.S. Cornwall (1902)
Pendant Number: D.31 (1914)
P.04 (Sep 1915)
P.84 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Pembroke Royal Dockyard[2]
Ordered: 1900-01 Programme[3]
Laid down: 11 Mar, 1901[4]
Launched: 29 Oct, 1902[5]
Commissioned: 1 Dec, 1904[6]
Sold: 7 Jun, 1920[7]
Fate: to Ward[8]

H.M.S. Cornwall was one of ten armoured cruisers of the Monmouth Class completed between 1903 and 1904.

There was also a heavy cruiser Cornwall launched in the 1920s.

Service

In mid-1913, she was a training ship for naval cadets.[9]

In August, 1919, she was one of four cruisers placed under the command of Captain Francis Wade Caulfeild under the oversight of the Rear-Admiral commanding the Devonport Reserve.[10]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

Alterations

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 42.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 70.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 70.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 70.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 70.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 70.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 42.
  8. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 42.
  9. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 296.
  10. Caulfeild Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 255.
  11. Robertson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 447.
  12. Robertson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 447.
  13. Lyon Service Record at The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 446.
  14. Lyon Service Record at The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 446.
  15. Stoddart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 589.
  16. Stoddart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 589.
  17. Da Costa Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 266.
  18. Da Costa Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 266.
  19. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 296.
  20. Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 40/78.
  21. Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 40/78.
  22. Ley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 74.
  23. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 296.
  24. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 296.
  25. Hodges Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 471.
  26. Hodges Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 471.
  27. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 393h.
  28. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 766.
  29. Adam Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 232.
  30. Adam Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 232.
  31. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 766.
  32. Kitson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 372.
  33. Kitson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 372.
  34. The Navy List. (September, 1919). p. 740.
  35. Caulfeild Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 255.
  36. Caulfeild Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 255.
  37. Pyddoke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/393. f. 434.

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).


Monmouth Class Armoured Cruiser
Bedford Berwick Cornwall Cumberland Donegal
Essex Kent Lancaster Monmouth Suffolk
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