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Thames Iron Works - World Naval Ships Directory

Thames Iron Works

Builder : Thames Iron Works
Country : UK

Ships built by Thames Iron Works (ordered by launch date)... :

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Minotaur12th December 1863Ordered as ELEPHANT but name changed to MINOTAUR soon after. Became Training Ship BOSCAWEN in 1904; GANGES 1906; GANGES II 1908. Sold 1922.
HMS Waterwitch28th June 1866Sold 26th April 1890.
HMS Volage27th February 1869Sold for scrap 17th May 1904.
HMS Active13th March 1869Sold 19th July 1906.
HMIS Magdala2nd March 1870To UK (Magdala) 31st October 1892. Scrapped 1903.
HMS Benbow15th June 1885Scrapped 13th July 1909.
HMS Sans Pareil9th May 1887Sold 9th April 1907.
HMS Blenheim5th July 1890Scrapped 13th July 1926.
HMS Grafton30th January 1892Sold for breaking July 1920
HMS Magdala *31st October 1892From India (ex - Magdala) 31st October 1892. To India (Magdala) 19th February 1903. Scrapped 1903.
HMS Theseus8th September 1892Sold for scrap 8th November 1921.
HMS Zebra3rd December 1895Sold 30th July 1914.
HMS Albion21st June 1898Sold 11th December 1919.
HMS Duncan21st March 1901Sold 18th February 1920.
HMS Cornwallis13th July 1901Sunk 9th January 1917.
HMIS Magdala *19th February 1903From UK (ex - Magdala) 19th February 1903. Sold for breaking 1904.
HMS Black Prince8th November 1904Sunk with all hands (857) at the Battle of Jutland, 31st May 1916.
HMS Vernon III *1st April 1904Hulked and renamed Warrior 31st March 1924.
HMS Ganges21st June 1906Launched as Minotaur 12th December 1863, renamed Boscawen (TS) March 1904, renamed Ganges 1906 renamed Ganges II 25th April 1913. Sold 30th Jan 1922.
HMS Nautilus30th March 1910Renamed Grampus 16th December 1913. Sold for breaking 21st September 1920.
HMS Thunderer1st February 1911Sold December 1926.
HMS Grampus *16th December 1913Renamed 16th December 1913 (ex UK Nautilus). Sold for scrap 21st September 1920

Ships built by Thames Iron Works(ordered by name)... :

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Active13th March 1869Sold 19th July 1906.
HMS Albion21st June 1898Sold 11th December 1919.
HMS Benbow15th June 1885Scrapped 13th July 1909.
HMS Black Prince8th November 1904Sunk with all hands (857) at the Battle of Jutland, 31st May 1916.
HMS Blenheim5th July 1890Scrapped 13th July 1926.
HMS Cornwallis13th July 1901Sunk 9th January 1917.
HMS Duncan21st March 1901Sold 18th February 1920.
HMS Ganges21st June 1906Launched as Minotaur 12th December 1863, renamed Boscawen (TS) March 1904, renamed Ganges 1906 renamed Ganges II 25th April 1913. Sold 30th Jan 1922.
HMS Grafton30th January 1892Sold for breaking July 1920
HMS Grampus *16th December 1913Renamed 16th December 1913 (ex UK Nautilus). Sold for scrap 21st September 1920
HMIS Magdala2nd March 1870To UK (Magdala) 31st October 1892. Scrapped 1903.
HMS Magdala *31st October 1892From India (ex - Magdala) 31st October 1892. To India (Magdala) 19th February 1903. Scrapped 1903.
HMIS Magdala *19th February 1903From UK (ex - Magdala) 19th February 1903. Sold for breaking 1904.
HMS Minotaur12th December 1863Ordered as ELEPHANT but name changed to MINOTAUR soon after. Became Training Ship BOSCAWEN in 1904; GANGES 1906; GANGES II 1908. Sold 1922.
HMS Nautilus30th March 1910Renamed Grampus 16th December 1913. Sold for breaking 21st September 1920.
HMS Sans Pareil9th May 1887Sold 9th April 1907.
HMS Theseus8th September 1892Sold for scrap 8th November 1921.
HMS Thunderer1st February 1911Sold December 1926.
HMS Vernon III *1st April 1904Hulked and renamed Warrior 31st March 1924.
HMS Volage27th February 1869Sold for scrap 17th May 1904.
HMS Waterwitch28th June 1866Sold 26th April 1890.
HMS Zebra3rd December 1895Sold 30th July 1914.

* - Represents a ship built here which later changed to this name or role.

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