H.M.S. Encounter (1873)

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H.M.S. Encounter (1873)
Builder: Sheerness Royal Dockyard[1]
Launched: 1 Jan, 1873[2]
Completed: Jul, 1873[3]
Sold: 1888[4]
H.M.S. Encounter was one of five Amethyst Class corvettes completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Commissioned at Sheerness on 9 January, 1879.[5]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 51.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 51.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 51.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 51.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1881). p. 209.
  6. William Loney RN
  7. William Loney RN
  8. William Loney RN
  9. William Loney RN
  10. William Loney RN
  11. The Navy List. (December, 1881). p. 209.
  12. William Loney RN

Bibliography


Amethyst Class Corvette
Amethyst Diamond Encounter Modeste Sapphire