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H.M.S. Penelope
Career Details
Pendant Numbers: 8A (1914)
92 (Jan 1918)
17 (Apr 1918)[1]
Built By:
Laid Down:
Launched: 25 August, 1914


Penelope commissioned on 10 December, 1914.[2]


Penelope was fitted with a director in April, 1917. This alteration required her pole mast to be replaced with a tripod mast for greater rigidity.[3]


Dates of appointment are provided when known.

See Also


  1. Dittmar; Colledge. British Warships: 1914-1919. p. 47.
  2. The Navy List (October, 1915). p. 396n.
  3. The Technical History and Index: Fire Control in HM Ships, 1919, pp. 11-12.
  4. The Navy List (October, 1915). p. 396n.
  5. The Navy List (December, 1918). p. 866.


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