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HMS Imperieuse - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS Imperieuse

Name : HMS Imperieuse
Laid Down : 10th August 1881
Launched : 18th December 1883
Completed : September 1886
Type : Cruiser
Class : Imperieuse
Builder : Portsmouth
Country : UK
Pennants :
Fate : Renamed Sapphire II February 1905.
Later became : HMS Sapphire II

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On Board the Imperieuse the Flagship in the Pacific in 1896.


The Company of the Imperieuse in 1896


A 22 Ton Breechloader in the Imperieuse 1896


HMS Imperieuse, 1886.


HMS Imperieuse, 1886.


HMS Imperieuse, June 1890.


HMS Imperieuse, 1890.


HMS Imperieuse, 1890.


HMS Imperieuse

Timeline Entries :


18th December 1883 - Launched
1889 - Flagship on China Station
1890 - China Station
19th March 1890 - At Hong Kong
13th April 1890 - At Hong Kong
1891 - China Station
20th January 1891 - Capt Edmund S. Poe in Command
1892 - China Station
1893 - China Station
1894 - China Station
14th June 1894 - Paid off at Portsmouth
1896 - Flagship on China Station Pacific Station
17th February 1896 - Cdr. F.A. Warden in Command
4th September 1896 - On the Pacific Station
4th September 1896 - Capt C.H. Adair in Command
1897 - Pacific Station
29th April 1897 - Capt. Adair in Command
29th April 1897 - Flagship of Rear-Admiral Palliser
29th April 1897 - Arrived Victoria (C.C.)
1898 - Pacific Station
1899 - Pacific Station
5th August 1903 - On Fleet Maneouvres
5th August 1903 - Commenced Fleet Maneouvres
1905 - Destroyer depot ship at Portland
1905 - Renamed Sapphire II. Renamed Imperieuse in 1909. Sold

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Last edited : 16:42, March 27, 2011
By : jbryce1437

First Added : 16:08, March 2, 2011
By : kc

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