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* {{CaptRN}} [[Angus MacLeod]], November, 1894.{{MackieRNW}}
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* {{CaptRN}} [[Angus MacLeod]], November, 1894.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Harry Francis Hughes-Hallett|Harry F. Hughes-Hallett]], January, 1896.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Harry Francis Hughes-Hallett|Harry F. Hughes-Hallett]], January, 1896.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Charles Edmund Kingsmill|Charles E. Kingsmill]], 10 July, 1900.<ref>Kingsmill Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  f. 752.</ref>
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* Captain [[Charles Edmund Kingsmill|Charles E. Kingsmill]], 10 July, 1900.<ref>Kingsmill Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  f. 752.</ref>
* Captain [[Arthur Henry Limpus|Arthur H. Limpus]], March, 1901.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Arthur Henry Limpus|Arthur H. Limpus]], March, 1901.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Robert Hathorn Johnston Stewart|Robert H. Johnston Stewart]], December, 1904.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Robert Hathorn Johnston Stewart|Robert H. Johnston Stewart]], December, 1904.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Charles Herbert Morgan|Charles H. Morgan]], June, 1908.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Charles Herbert Morgan|Charles H. Morgan]], June, 1908.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Edmund Percy Fenwick George Grant|E. Percy F. G. Grant]], May, 1910.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Edmund Percy Fenwick George Grant|E. Percy F. G. Grant]], May, 1910.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[George Bingham Powell|George B. Powell]], October, 1912.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[George Bingham Powell|George B. Powell]], October, 1912.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Ronald Arthur Hopwood|Ronald A. Hopwood]], 20 January, 1913.<ref>''The Navy List'' (April, 1914), p. 319.</ref>
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* Captain [[Ronald Arthur Hopwood|Ronald A. Hopwood]], 20 January, 1913.<ref>''The Navy List'' (April, 1914), p. 319.</ref>
* Captain [[Edward Herbert Moubray|Edward H. Moubray]], 27 June, 1915.<ref>Moubray Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/42.}}  f. 277.</ref>
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* Captain [[Edward Herbert Moubray|Edward H. Moubray]], 27 June, 1915.<ref>Moubray Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/42.}}  f. 277.</ref>
* Captain [[Arthur Bertram Finch Dawson|Arthur B. F. Dawson]], June, 1916.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Arthur Bertram Finch Dawson|Arthur B. F. Dawson]], June, 1916.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Arthur Hugh Oldham|Arthur H. Oldham]], May, 1917.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[Arthur Hugh Oldham|Arthur H. Oldham]], May, 1917.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[William Balfour Macdonald|William B. Macdonald]], April, 1918.{{MackieRNW}}
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* Captain [[William Balfour Macdonald|William B. Macdonald]], April, 1918.{{MackieRNW}}
* Captain [[Humphrey Thomas Walwyn|Humphrey T. Walwyn]], D.S.O., 17 January, 1919.{{SMNLFeb19|p. 800}}
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* Captain [[Humphrey Thomas Walwyn|Humphrey T. Walwyn]], D.S.O., 17 January, 1919.{{SMNLFeb19|p. 800}}
* Captain [[Ronald Howard]], 27 April, 1920.<ref>''The Monthly Navy List'', (December 1920).  p. 779.</ref>
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* Captain [[Ronald Howard]], 27 April, 1920.<ref>''The Monthly Navy List'', (December 1920).  p. 779.</ref>
 
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Revision as of 16:29, 28 April 2014

H.M.S. Gibraltar (1892)
Pendant Number: A7 (1914)
N.19 (Sep 1915)
N.49 (Jan 1918)[1]
Builder: Napier, Glasgow[2]
Laid down: 2 Dec, 1889[3]
Launched: 27 Apr, 1892[4]
Commissioned: 1 Nov, 1894[5]
Sold: Sep, 1923[6]
Fate: to Cashmore[7]

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

Service

In mid-1913, she was with the Training Squadron in Queenstown.[8]

By the end of 1920, she was housing an anti-submarine training school in Portland.[9]

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. 319.
  9. The Navy List. (January, 1921). pp. 779-780.
  10. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  11. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  12. Kingsmill Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 752.
  13. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  14. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  15. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  16. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  17. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  18. The Navy List (April, 1914), p. 319.
  19. Moubray Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 277.
  20. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  21. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  22. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  23. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 800.
  24. The Monthly Navy List, (December 1920). p. 779.

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).


Edgar Class First Class Protected Cruiser
Crescent Edgar Endymion Gibraltar Grafton
  Hawke Royal Arthur St. George Theseus  
<– Blake Class Major Cruisers (UK) Powerful Class –>