Seventh Fleet Sweeping Flotilla (Royal Navy)

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The Seventh Fleet Sweeping Flotilla was a formation of fleet minesweepers of the Royal Navy that operated in the North Sea late in the war.


February, 1919 – X

The formation is based in Humber for operations in the North Sea.[1]

Operating from Humber
Sweeping Torpedo Gunboats
Badminton Burslem Cattistock Clonmel
Cupar Heythrop Sherborne Sligo

Senior Officers


  1. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (March, 1919). p. 15 and Supplements through X.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1919). p. 866.
  3. Hepper. British Warship Losses in the Ironclad Era: 1860-1919. p. 148.


  • Dittmar, F.J.; Colledge, J.J. (1972). British Warships 1914–1919. London: Ian Allan.

See Also

British Minesweeping Formations
Minesweeping Flotillas
First | Second | Third | Fourth
Fleet Sweeping Flotillas
First | Second | Third | Sixth | Seventh | Eighth | Ninth | Tenth
Eleventh | Twelfth | Thirteenth | Fifteenth | Sixteenth | Eighteenth | Nineteenth
Twentieth | Twenty-first | Twenty-second | Twenty-third | Twenty-fourth