HMS Serpent (1888) CC  (9th)

This the ninth ship to carry the name HMS Serpent was a Torpedo Cruiser.

Built at Devonport Dockyard, laid down 09-Nov-1885, launched 10-Mar-1887 and completed Mar-1888.

On completion went into reserve at Devonport 1888-90 except for being activated for annual manoeuvres 1888 & 1889.

Left for the Cape Station 1890 but was wrecked off the northern coast of Spain 10-Nov-1890.


Other HMS Serpent
- 1st  HMS Serpent
- 2nd HMS Serpent
- 3rd HMS Serpent
- 4th HMS Serpent
- 5th HMS Serpent
- 6th HMS Serpent
- 7th HMS Serpent
- 8th HMS Serpent
- 9th HMS Serpent

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This page last edited - 23 January, 2013.

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