HMS Blonde (1890) CC  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Blonde was a Barracouta Class, torpedo cruiser.

Built at Pembroke Dockyard, laid down May-1888, launched 22-Oct-1889 and completed 1890.

On completion served at Devonport 1890-92, then to the Cape Station 1892-95, to M'Wele 1895-96 where she won the battle honour East Africa 1895. Returned to the Cape 1896-98, on to Sierra Leone 1898-99.

Returned to the UK at Devonport 1899-1901, refitted 1901-02, after which she remained at Devonport 1902-05

Sold 1905.


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

- Barracouta Class (1890) CC
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This page last edited - 03 July, 2012.

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