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HMS Northampton (1876)

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NameNorthamptonExplanation
TypeArmoured frigate   
Launched18 November 1876
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure 
Displacement7652 tons
Guns21
Fate1905
Class 
Ships book
Note1894 t.s.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
6 November 1882
- 21 April 1886
Commanded by Captain Noel Stephen Fox Digby, flagship of Vice-Admiral John Edmund Commerell, North America and West Indies
19 April 1886
- 22 November 1886
Commanded by Captain Charles George Fane, guard ship, Southampton
(1992), Sheerness, flagship of Vice-Admiral Charles Thomas Curme
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