HMS Shannon (1906) CC  (10th)

This the tenth ship to carry the name HMS Shannon was an Armoured Cruiser.

Built at Chatham Dockyard, laid down 02-Feb-1905, launched 20-Sep-1906, and completed 10-Mar-1908.

On completion joined the Home Fleet 1908-14. Then on the outbreak of WW1, the Grand Fleet 1914-19. Paid off at Sheerness 1919 and became an accommodation ship to the torpedo school, HMS Actaeon until 1922.

Sold 12-Dec-1922 to McLellan of Bo'ness.

Won the Battle Honour: Jutland 1916.


Other HMS Shannon
- 1st  HMS Shannon
- 2nd HMS Shannon
- 3rd HMS Shannon
- 4th HMS Shannon
- 5th HMS Shannon
- 6th HMS Shannon
- 7th HMS Shannon
- 8th HMS Shannon
- 9th HMS Shannon
- 10th HMS Shannon

- Minotaur Class (1908) CC
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This page last edited - 15 July, 2012.

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