HMS Crescent

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Crescent, 1894
Type: Cruiser, 1st Class ; Armament 1 x 9.2" ; 12 x 6" ; 12 x 6 pdr ; 5 x 3 pdr
Disposal date or year : 1921
Displacement: 7700 tons
Propulsion: Twin Screw Complement: 301
Machinery notes: H.P. 12,000 = 19.5 kts. (present maximum H.P. 7000 for about 15-16 kts.). Coal : normal, 850 tons; maximum, 1120 tons.
Notes:

June, 1899 about to proceed abroad as flagship of the North America and West Indies Squadron.

1908-13 4th Cruiser Squadron, Home Fleet

1914 Queenstown. Tenth Cruiser Squadron ; Training Squadron

1919 Harbour Duties