H.M.S. Polyphemus (1881)

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H.M.S. Polyphemus (1881)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 21 Sep, 1878[2]
Launched: 15 Jun, 1881[3]
Completed: Sep, 1882[4]
Broken up: 1903[5]

The torpedo vessel H.M.S. Polyphemus was completed for the Royal Navy in 1882.

Construction

Machinery

Armament

Service

Commissioned at Chatham on 16 February, 1882.[6]

Re-commissioned at Malta on 7 October, 1890.[7]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 88.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 88.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 88.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 88.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 88.
  6. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 230.
  7. The Navy List. (March, 1891). p. 244.
  8. May Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. Volume 2. f. 857. Volume 3. f. 857.
  9. May Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. Volume 2. f. 857. Volume 3. f. 857.
  10. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 224.
  11. The Navy List. (March, 1891). p. 244.
  12. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 245.
  13. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  14. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Friday, 28 October, 1892. Issue 33781, col F, p. 3.
  15. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 244.
  16. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  17. Warren Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 290.
  18. Warren Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 290.
  19. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 283.

Bibliography

  • 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).


Torpedo Ram H.M.S. Polyphemus