HMS Melpomene (1890) CC  (4th)

This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Melpomene was a 2nd Class, Protected Cruiser.

Built at Portsmouth Dockyard, laid down 10-Oct-1887, launched 20-Sep-1888, and completed 1890.

On completion went to the Pacific Station 1890-93. Returned to the UK 1894-97. To the East Indies Station 1897-1900. Returned to the UK and went into reserve 1901-05.

Paid off 1905.

Sold 11-Aug-1905.


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

- Medea Class (1889) CC
- Specifications
- Ships
- Plans/Schematics
- Pictures
- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
- Official Website
- Associated Sites
- Related Sites

This page last edited - 02 September, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.