H.M.S. Rupert (1872)

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H.M.S. Rupert (1872)
Builder: Chatham Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: 6 Jun, 1870[2]
Launched: 12 Mar, 1872[3]
Completed: 1 Jul, 1874[4]
Sold: 1907[5]

H.M.S. Rupert was an ironclad ram completed for the Royal Navy in 1874.

Design and Construction

Service

Re-commissioned at Portsmouth on 27 August 1885 to replace the Repulse as Ship of First Reserve in the Coast Guard Service at Hull.[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). pp. 234-5.
  7. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 228.
  8. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 252.
  9. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 259.
  10. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 300a.

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