HMS Archer (1888) CC  (3rd)

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Archer was the name ship of a class of eight  torpedo cruisers.

Built by Thomson of Clydebank, laid down 02-Mar-1885, launched 23-Dec-1885, and completed Nov-1888.

After completion went to the Cape Station from 1888-91, after which it was on to the China Station, 1891-99. Returned to the the UK at Chatham 1900.

Went to Australia 1900-04 and returned to the UK to be paid off.

Sold 04-Apr-1905.


Other HMS Archer
- 1st  HMS Archer
- 2nd HMS Archer
- 3rd HMS Archer
- 4th HMS Archer
- 5th HMS Archer
- 6th HMS Archer 

- Archer Class (1888) CC
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This page last edited - 13 September, 2012.

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