HMS Anson (1889) BB  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Anson was one of five Admiral Class battleships.

Built at Pembroke Dock laid down Apr-1883, launched 17-Feb-1886 and completed May-1889. 

She was Rear Admiral flagship in the Channel from 1889-93. Then on to the Mediterranean until 1900. A short spell in reserve followed until 1901, when she re-commissioned for a spell in the Home Fleet 1901-04. She paid off in 1904 into Reserve.

Sold 13-Jul-1909 and broken up at Upnor.


Other HMS Anson
- 1st  HMS Anson
- 2nd HMS Anson
- 3rd HMS Anson
- 4th HMS Anson
- 5th HMS Anson
- 6th HMS Anson
- 7th HMS Anson
- 8th HMS Anson

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This page last edited - 08 September, 2012.

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