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HMS 'Northampton'. Sheerness. Children's party, 1878 - 1905

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011III/77

Scope and Contents

277 x 230 mm. HMS Northampton was a Nelson Class armoured cruiser, launched 1876, completed 1878, and sold 1905. She was the Flagship N.A. and W.I. Station until 1886 when she went in for a refit. After refit placed on reserve, but commissioned regularly to take part in manoeuvres until 1894, when she became a boy's training ship.

Dates

  • 1878 - 1905

Conditions Governing Access

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, fading at upper edge.

General

SG.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-05-07 14:28:34+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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