H.M.S. Daring (1874)

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H.M.S. Daring (1874)
Builder: Wigram & Sons, Blackwall[1]
Launched: 4 Feb, 1874[2]
Completed: 1874[3]
Sold: 1889[4]
H.M.S. Daring was one of six Fantome Class composite screw sloops completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Re-commissioned at Hong Kong on 12 December, 1883.[5]

In December 1887, Arthur Herbert Boldero was ordered to bring Daring home from the China Station to pay off at Sheerness after her fourth term of foreign service. The ship was not expected to serve further.[6]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 56.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 56.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 56.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 56.
  5. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 204.
  6. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Dec 03, 1887; pg. 11; Issue 32246.
  7. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 204.
  8. Davis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/329. f. 292.
  9. Davis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/329. f. 292.
  10. Boldero Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/157. f. ?.
  11. Boldero Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/157. f. ?.

Bibliography


Fantome Class Composite Screw Sloop
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