HMS Cressy

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Cressy, 1899
Type: Cruiser ; Armament 2 x 9.2 in. VIII, 40 cal. ; 12 x 6 in. VII, 45 cal. ; 13 x 12 pdr., etc.
Launched : 1899 ; Disposal date or year : 22nd Sep 1914
Disposal Details : Torpedoed by German Submarine U 9, in North Sea, lat. 52.18 N., long. 3.41 E.
Displacement: 12000 tons
Complement: 700
Machinery notes: 21,000 ND ; Speed ; 21 knots ;
Notes:
Aug 1914 The Nore
Aug 1914 Seventh Cruiser Squadron, parent ship