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HMS Cressy |
Laid Down : 12th October 1898
Launched : 4th December 1899
Completed : 28th May 1901
Type : Cruiser
Class : Cressy
Builder : Fairfield
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 3rd ship with this name.
Fate : Sunk 22nd September 1914.
HMS Cressy Photos for Sale
HMS Cressy, 1910.
HMS Cressy pictured around.1904
HMS Cressy rehearsing for the naval review review in 1907.
HMS Cressy : Small Arm Party going Ashore.
Timeline Entries :
4th February 1899 - Launched
23rd November 1900 - Sailed Portsmouth on steam trials
1901 - Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co., Ltd., Govan, Scotland
26th June 1901 - At Portsmouth
26th June 1901 - Capt. H.M. Tudor in Command
16th October 1901 - Arrived Malta
1902 - China Station
1903 - China Station
1904 - Returned to home waters
1904 - China Station
1905 - On Passage Home
June 1906 - In Commission, In Reserve, At Portsmouth
4th August 1906 - At Portsmouth
3rd August 1907 - Fleet review Spithead
26th October 1907 - Capt T. Jackson in Command
26th October 1907 - Sailed Gibraltar for Aranci Bay
1908 - 4th Cruiser Squadron, North America and West Indies Station
1909 - 4th Cruiser Squadron, North America and West Indies Station
April 1909 - 4th Cruiser Squadron
9th July 1912 - Spithead Review
1914 - Grand Fleet, 3rd Cruiser Squadron, Nore
22nd September 1914 - Sunk by torpedo
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 20:50, March 12, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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