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HMS Melpomene (1888)

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NameMelpomeneExplanation
TypeThird class protected cruiser   
Launched20 September 1888
HullSteel
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure 
Displacement2800 tons
Guns6
Fate1905
ClassMedea
Ships book
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Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
17 June 1890Commanded (from commissioning at Plymouth) by Captain Alfred Arthur Chase Parr, south-east coast of America
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