H.M. T.B. 7 (1906)

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H.M. T.B. 7 (1906)
Builder: Thornycroft[1]
Ordered: late 1905[2]
Laid down: 25 Sep, 1905[3]
Launched: 20 Dec, 1906[4]
Completed: Feb, 1907[5]
Sold: 1921[6]
H.M. T.B. 7 was one of thirty-six first-class torpedo boats of the Cricket class.

Originally named H.M.S. Glowworm, her name was changed to Torpedo Boat No. 7 in 1907.

Service

In March 1910, T.B. 7 was part of the Third Destroyer Flotilla, itself a component of Third Division, Home Fleet.

The boat served in the Nore Local Defence Flotilla from the Test Mobilisation through December, 1918.

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  3. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 305.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  5. Friedman. British Destroyers. p. 305.
  6. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. p. 72.
  7. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 399.
  8. Moir Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/232. f. 236.
  9. Moir Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/232. f. 236.
  10. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 399.
  11. Adair-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/29/239. f. 128.
  12. Adair-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/29/239. f. 128.
  13. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 400.
  14. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 400.
  15. Longford Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/15. f. 15.
  16. The Navy List. (December, 1913). p. 401.
  17. Longford Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/15. f. 15.
  18. Gourley Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/51/33. f. 38.
  19. Gourley Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/51/33. f. 38.
  20. Eastwick-Field Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/289. f. 662.
  21. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 400.
  22. Eastwick-Field Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/289. f. 662.
  23. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 955.

Bibliography


Cricket Class First-class Torpedo Boat
1905 Order
T.B. 1 T.B. 2 T.B. 3 T.B. 4 T.B. 5
T.B. 6 T.B. 7 T.B. 8 T.B. 9 T.B. 10
  T.B. 11 T.B. 12  
November 1906 Order
T.B. 13 T.B. 14 T.B. 15 T.B. 16 T.B. 17
T.B. 18 T.B. 19 T.B. 20 T.B. 21 T.B. 22
  T.B. 23 T.B. 24  
September 1907 Order
T.B. 25 T.B. 26 T.B. 27 T.B. 28 T.B. 29
T.B. 30 T.B. 31 T.B. 32 T.B. 33 T.B. 34
  T.B. 35 T.B. 36  
<– 160 Footer Class Torpedo Boats (UK)  
<– 160 Footer Class First-class Torpedo Boats (UK)