HMS Indefatigable (1892) CC  (4th)

This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Indefatigable was a 2nd class protected cruiser.

Built by London & Glasgow Co of Govan, laid down 1890, launched 12-Mar-1891, and completed 1892.

On completion went into reserve at Portsmouth 1892-96. The went to the North America & West Indies Station 1896-1904. Returned to the UK at Portsmouth 1904-05. Returned to the North America & Wet Indies Station 1906-11.

Renamed HMS Melpomene 11-Jan-1910 to free the old name up for a new battlecruiser.

Attached to the Training Squadron 1912-13.

Sold 07-Oct-1913.

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

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This page last edited - 09 August, 2012.

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