H.M.S. Welland (1904)

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H.M.S. Welland (1904)
Pendant Number: unknown[1]
Builder: Yarrow[2]
Ordered: 1902-03 Programme[3]
Laid down: 1 Oct, 1902[4]
Launched: 14 Apr, 1904[5]
Completed: Jul, 1904[6]
Commissioned: Jul, 1904[7]
Broken up: 1920[8]

H.M.S. Welland was one of the Royal Navy's thirty-six "River" class destroyers.

Service

On the night of 27 April, 1908, Welland suffered significant damage in a collision with Attentive, which also struck and sank the Gala.[9]

In mid-1913, Welland was at Hong Kong.[10]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 59.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  6. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 304.
  7. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  8. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 100.
  9. March. British Destroyers. p. 82.
  10. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 397.
  11. Prentis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/118. f. 130.
  12. Prentis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/118. f. 130.
  13. Nicholson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 239.
  14. Nicholson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 239.
  15. Loring Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 103.
  16. Loring Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 103.
  17. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 397.
  18. Blunt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 109.
  19. Blunt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 109.
  20. Stirling Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/157. f. 175.
  21. Stirling Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/157. f. 175.
  22. Seymour Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/177. f. 198.
  23. Seymour Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/177. f. 198.
  24. Thomson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49. f. ?.
  25. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 397.
  26. Thomson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49. f. ?.
  27. Bond Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/51. f. 51.
  28. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Tuesday, 16 May, 1911. Issue 39586, col B, p. 6.
  29. Bond Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/51. f. 51.
  30. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 397.
  31. Seymour Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/177. f. 198.
  32. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 399i.
  33. Poignand Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/151. f. 555.
  34. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 399i.
  35. Poignand Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/151. f. 555.
  36. Heyder Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/283. f. 298.
  37. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 399i.
  38. Heyder Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/283. f. 298.
  39. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 399f.
  40. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 942.

Bibliography


River Class Destroyer
Erne Ettrick Exe Ribble Teviot
Usk Derwent Eden Foyle Itchen
Kennet Jed Welland Cherwell Dee
Arun Blackwater Waveney Chelmer Colne
Gala Garry Ness Nith Swale
Ure Wear Liffey Moy Ouse
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