H.M.S. Dreadnought (1875)

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H.M.S. Dreadnought (1875)
Builder: Pembroke Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 10 Sep, 1870[2]
Launched: 8 Mar, 1875[3]
Completed: 15 Feb, 1879[4]
Sold: 1908[5]
Fate: Broken up

H.M.S. Dreadnought was a turret battleship of the Royal Navy completed in 1879.

There was, of course, a modern battleship called Dreadnought launched in 1906.

Construction

Service

Dreadnought commissioned at Portsmouth on 14 October, 1884.[6]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 24.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 24.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 24.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 24.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 24.
  6. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 207.
  7. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 206.
  8. Digby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/14. f. 1039.
  9. Digby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/14. f. 1039.
  10. The Navy List. (March, 1891). p. 216.
  11. Moore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 915.
  12. Moore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 915.
  13. Moore Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 915.
  14. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 219.
  15. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 248.
  16. Skipwith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 255.
  17. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 304.

Bibliography


Turret Ship H.M.S. Dreadnought