Sheerness Royal Dockyard

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Shipbuilding

Ship Type Launched Fate
H.M.S. Briton corvette 6 Nov, 1869 Sold 1887
H.M.S. Encounter corvette 1 Jan, 1873 Sold 1888
H.M.S. Diamond corvette 26 Aug, 1874 Sold 1889
H.M.S. Osprey composite screw sloop 5 Aug, 1876 Sold 1890
H.M.S. Gannet composite screw sloop 31 Aug, 1878 Preserved 2015
H.M.S. Kingfisher composite screw sloop 16 Dec, 1879 Sold 1919
H.M.S. Satellite corvette 13 Aug, 1881 Sold 1904
H.M.S. Caroline corvette 25 Nov, 1882 Sold 1929
H.M.S. Pylades corvette 5 Nov, 1884 Sold 1906
H.M.S. Swallow screw sloop 27 Oct, 1885 Sold 1904
H.M.S. Buzzard screw sloop 10 May, 1887 Sold 1921
H.M.S. Grasshopper torpedo gunboat 30 Aug, 1887 Sold 1905
H.M.S. Daphne screw sloop 29 May, 1888 Sold 1904
H.M.S. Pigmy gunboat 27 Jul, 1888 Sold 4 Apr, 1905
H.M.S. Basilisk screw sloop 6 Apr, 1889 Sold 1905
H.M.S. Barracouta third class protected cruiser 16 May, 1889 Sold 1905
H.M.S. Goldfinch gunboat 18 May, 1889 Sold 14 May, 1907
H.M.S. Gleaner torpedo gunboat 9 Jan, 1890 Sold 4 Apr, 1905
H.M.S. Gossamer torpedo gunboat 9 Jan, 1890 Sold 20 Mar, 1920
H.M.S. Brilliant second class protected cruiser 24 Jun, 1891 Blockship 23 Apr, 1918
H.M.S. Circe torpedo gunboat 14 Jun, 1892 Sold 30 Jul, 1920
H.M.S. Hebe torpedo gunboat 15 Jun, 1892 Sold 22 Oct, 1919
H.M.S. Alarm torpedo gunboat 13 Sep, 1892 Sold 9 Apr, 1907
H.M.S. Leda torpedo gunboat 13 Sep, 1892 Broken up 1922
H.M.S. Charybdis second class protected cruiser 15 Jun, 1893 Sold 27 Jan, 1922
H.M.S. Alert screw sloop 28 Dec, 1894 Sold 1926
H.M.S. Torch screw sloop 28 Dec, 1894 Sold 1920
H.M.S. Proserpine third class protected cruiser 5 Dec, 1896 Sold 30 Nov, 1919
H.M.S. Pelorus third class protected cruiser 15 Dec, 1896 Sold 6 May, 1920
H.M.S. Pomone third class protected cruiser 25 Nov, 1897 Sold 25 Oct, 1922
H.M.S. Condor sloop 17 Dec, 1898 Foundered 3 Dec, 1901
H.M.S. Rosario sloop 17 Dec, 1898 Sold 11 Nov, 1921
H.M.S. Shearwater sloop 10 Feb, 1900 Sold May, 1922
H.M.S. Vestal sloop 10 Feb, 1900 Sold 21 Oct, 1921
H.M.S. Espiegle sloop 8 Dec, 1900 Sold 17 Sep, 1923
H.M.S. Fantome sloop 23 Mar, 1901 Sold 30 Jan, 1925
H.M.S. Merlin sloop 30 Nov, 1901 Sold 3 Aug, 1923
H.M.S. Odin sloop 30 Nov, 1901 Sold 12 Nov, 1920
H.M.S. Clio sloop 14 Mar, 1903 Sold 12 Nov, 1920
H.M.S. Cadmus sloop 29 Apr, 1903 Sold 1 Sep, 1921

Captains Superintendent

Dates of appointment given:

King's Harbour Master

Assistant King's Harbour Master

Footnotes

  1. Foley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 471.
  2. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 304.
  3. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 7.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 354.
  5. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 7.
  6. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 7.
  7. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 7.
  8. Bickford Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 100.
  9. Bickford Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 100.
  10. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 7.
  11. Henderson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 609.
  12. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Monday, 4 August, 1902. Issue 36837, col C, p. 4.
  13. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  14. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Thursday, 15 December, 1904. Issue 37578, col E, p. 10.
  15. Campbell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/221. ff. 195, 199.
  16. Startin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 502.
  17. Startin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 502.
  18. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Saturday, 16 March, 1907. Issue 38282, col E, p. 14.
  19. Stewart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 619.
  20. Stewart Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 619.
  21. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Wednesday, 10 November, 1909. Issue 39113, col A, p. 4.
  22. Torlesse Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1314.
  23. Torlesse Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39. f. 1314.
  24. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 242.
  25. Prendergast Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 242.
  26. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 554.
  27. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 295.
  28. "Naval Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Wednesday, 16 April, 1919. Issue 42076, col B, p. 7.
  29. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  30. Garnett Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/44/90. f. 100.
  31. "Naval And Military." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Feb 24, 1927; pg. 7; Issue 44514.
  32. Barrow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/444. f. 511.
  33. Barrow Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/444. f. 511.
  34. Hamilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/47. f. 375.
  35. Hamilton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/47. f. 375.
  36. MacFarlan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 176.
  37. MacFarlan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 176.
  38. Marrack Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/225. f. 237.
  39. Marrack Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/225. f. 237.
  40. Marrack Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/225. f. 237.

See Also

  • Plan of Dockyard at GWPDA.org
  • Clowes, Sir Wm. Laird (1903). The Royal Navy: A History From the Earliest Times to the Death of Queen Victoria. Vol. VII. London: Sampson Low, Marston and Company Limited.