HMS Melpomene (1910) CC  (5th)

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Melpomene was a second class cruiser. Originally HMS Indefatigable, renamed Melpomene, 11-Jan-1910.

Built by London & Glasgow Co, launched 12-Mar-1891, 300ft long, 44ft wide and displacing 3,600 tons. Armed with 2 x 6in, 6 x 4.7in and 13 x 6pdr guns.

Sold 07-Oct-1913.



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

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This page last edited - 05 September, 2012.

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