H.M.S. Satellite (1881)

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H.M.S. Satellite (1881)
Builder: Sheerness Royal Dockyard[1]
Laid down: Oct, 1880[2]
Launched: 13 Aug, 1881[3]
Completed: Dec, 1882[4]
Drill ship: 1904[5]
H.M.S. Satellite was one of seven Satellite Class corvettes completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Commissioned at Sheerness on 24 April, 1883 for service in the Pacific.[6]

Used as a drill ship after 1904.

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 53.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 53.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 53.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 53.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 53.
  6. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 235.
  7. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 235.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 229.
  9. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 261.
  10. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 374.
  11. The Navy List. (April, 1915). p. 397s.
  12. Lowther-Crofton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/316. f.347.
  13. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 397w.
  14. Lowther-Crofton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/316. f.347.

Bibliography


Satellite Class Corvette
Satellite Caroline Heroine Hyacinth Rapid
  Pylades Royalist