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HMS Barracouta - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS Barracouta

Name : HMS Barracouta
Laid Down : 1st January 1888
Launched : 16th May 1889
Completed : 1st January 1890
Type : Cruiser
Class : Barracouta
Builder : Sheerness
Country : UK
Pennants :
Fate : Scrapped 4th April 1905.

Timeline Entries :


16th May 1889 - Launched
24th January 1890 - Preparing for Trials at Sheerness
30th January 1890 - Sailed Medway for full power trials
30th January 1890 - Carried out steam trials
6th February 1890 - Carried out steam trials
6th February 1890 - Sailed Sheerness for engine trials
6th February 1890 - Cdr. J.W. Osbourne in Command
7th February 1890 - Explosion during steam trials
17th April 1890 - In the steam basin at Chatham
1st July 1890 - Commissioned
9th August 1890 - At Sheerness for Lords of the Admiralty Dockyard Inspection
10th December 1890 - At Sheerness preparing for steam trials
9th January 1891 - Sailed Sheerness for further trials
9th January 1891 - Returned Sheerness
12th January 1891 - Placed into the steam basin at Sheerness
26th March 1891 - Completed for sea at Sheerness
22nd July 1891 - At Milford Haven
3rd August 1891 - Cdr. Richard W. White in Command
3rd August 1891 - Arrived Sheerness
4th August 1891 - Paid off into the 1st Division of the Medway Reserve
5th August 1891 - Sailed Sheerness for Chatham to be paid off
12th August 1891 - To be checked for defects at Chatham
28th April 1892 - Carried out engine trials at Chatham dockyard
21st July 1892 - Assigned for maneouvres. Red Covering Squadron
7th August 1892 - Commenced Summer Manoeuvres
16th August 1892 - Completed Summer Manoeuvres
6th September 1892 - Paid off out of commission into the Medway Fleet Reserve
6th September 1892 - Capt. John Ferris in Command
11th July 1893 - Cdr. Phillip F. Tillard
1894 - South East Coast of America Station
24th January 1894 - At Rio de Janeiro
1895 - South East Coast of America Station
1896 - South East Coast of America Station
1897 - South East Coast of America Station
26th June 1897 - Fleet Review celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria
26th June 1897 - Cdr. H.J. Keane in Command
1898 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa
1899 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa Station
1900 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa Station
1901 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa Station
1902 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa Station
1903 - Cape of Good Hope and West Coast of Africa Station
1904 - On Passage Home
1905 - Sold

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