H.M.S. Endymion (1891)

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H.M.S. Endymion (1891)
Pendant Number: A6 (1914)
N.17 (Sep 1915)
N.41 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Earle, Hull[2]
Laid down: 21 Nov, 1889[3]
Launched: 22 Jul, 1891[4]
Commissioned: 26 May, 1894[5]
Sold: 16 Mar, 1920[6]
Fate: to Evans, Cardiff[7]

H.M.S. Endymion was one of nine protected cruisers of the Edgar class completed between 1893 and 1896.

Service

In mid-1913, she was flag ship at Queenstown.[8]

Captains

Dates of appointment are provided when known.

Footnotes

  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 66.
  6. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  7. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships 1914–1919. p. 38.
  8. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 308.
  9. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  10. Gamble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 16.
  11. Gamble Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 16.
  12. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  13. Callaghan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 535.
  14. Callaghan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 535.
  15. Paget Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 372.
  16. Paget Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/18. f. 372.
  17. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 42.
  18. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 283.
  19. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  20. Grafton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 327/660.
  21. Grafton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 327/660.
  22. Ley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 74.
  23. Brownrigg Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 492.
  24. Brownrigg Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 492.
  25. Ley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 74.
  26. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 309.
  27. Mawbey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 85.
  28. Mawbey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 85.
  29. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 305.
  30. Smith Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 305.
  31. Parker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 2.
  32. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 393s.
  33. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393m.
  34. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  35. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 788.

Bibliography

  • Chesneau, Robert; Kolesnik, Eugene (editors) (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).


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