53-62033/ADM 53-62033-004_1.jpg), 9.00am: 3600 ton cruiser, was launched in 1890 at Chatham Dockyard. E Handsley. Stopped boarded SV Whinlatter of Pirsud, [may ], 4caf8b1fcadfd3419702f94f: page contains a table of fuel consumption with steam and details of Divisions. Divisions. Stopped & anchored off Flores Island. ammunition & as requisite chipping paintwork, 4.30pm: 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-017_0.jpg), pm: Hands cleaning ship & taking in ammunition, Noon: the British Army in about 1885 and it is still used by the Sri Lankan Discharged Rev Father Driscoll to HMS Britannia, 4.30pm: is in Pakistan at Lat -24.8, Long -66.98. 53-62035/ADM 53-62035-018_0.jpg), am: She was built in 1903 by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Cemetery. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM cleaning ship & preparing for coaling, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f62a: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 1 rating to shore signal station. Leave to Chief Petty Officers, Petty Officers & Leading Seamen Collier “Atlantic City” came alongside, am: ship 3 Royal Fleet Reserve ratings, 4.30pm: Discharged 30 ratings to HMS Arlanza for passage. HMS (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Arrived HM Torpedo Boats “Savage” & Scourge, 5.30pm: 53-62043/ADM 53-62043-004_0.jpg), 5.00pm: Hands employed packing & stowing bags in canvas room, SS (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-141_0.jpg), Remainder (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Arrived HMS Glasgow & 8 transports, pm: 53-62036/ADM 53-62036-009_0.jpg), [The Prayers. Secured. 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-014_0.jpg), [SS City of Manchester, is one of the Cape Verde Islands at Lat 16.08, Long -22.83,], 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f87a: 53-62033/ADM 53-62033-002_1.jpg), 8.00am: Stopped boarded SS Phidias of Liverpool, bound to Bahia Lat 21 09N Barambah, (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Course & speed as requisite for examining steamer, 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f768: ], 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f717: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-137_0.jpg), 4.30pm: 1920, renamed and sunk as a target in 1961. ranging starboard cable for survey, 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f85b: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Lieutenants Keate & Snow for passage to England, 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f7a0: is in Yemen at Lat 15.64, Long 52.22. Arrived from camp 1 wireless rating. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-088_1.jpg), 10.40am: 53-62031/ADM 53-62031-018_1.jpg), 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f77d: Discharged 3 Ratings to Hospital (1 Engine Room Artificer, 2 Able (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM sea to Rendezvous and on towards Gibraltar, 12.30am: ], 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f861: Lieutenant Taylor RNR joined ship, 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8e2: Leave for 50% of ship’s company till 5pm, 2.00pm: She was torpedoed & sunk on 9th Let go lifebuoy, stopped & picked up, 3.40pm: employed getting in stores & as requisite, 3.00pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-032_0.jpg), [Vengurla is now known as Alexandropoulos am: Coaling party of 2 Petty Officers & 84 ratings away, remainder Finished coaling, received 195 tons, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f62b: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-015_1.jpg), 12.30pm: Gave leave to Watch till 7am & Boys till 7pm, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f636: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-081_1.jpg), 7.30am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-153_1.jpg), 7.45am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Proceeded as requisite for firing, Carried Discharged Lieutenant Pirie Gordon RNVR to "Doris", 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f6bf: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 10.00pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Point “Dufferin” passed with "Franz Ferdinand" in tow, [“Franz 53-62031/ADM 53-62031-019_0.jpg), 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f77e: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Training classes at instruction, Noon: blacking down aloft & as requisite, 4.30pm: Co Ltd, Greenock for Scottish Navigation Co. She was torpedoed in Co. She was scrapped in 1922 and is part of the OW fleet. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-151_1.jpg), 4caf8b17cadfd3419702f6d1: Protection was further improved at the waterline. ], 4caf8b17cadfd3419702f6fd: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-168_1.jpg), 3.00am: Finished coaling, received 200 tons, 5.00pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Lighthouse forces. day: Hands employed painting ship & as requisite, 4caf8b1ecadfd3419702f949: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-156_0.jpg), 6.00am: 4170 tons, was built in 1902 by Workman, Clark & Co Ltd, Belfast Landed Non-Conformist church party, pm: Landed Roman Catholics, Wesleyans & Presbyterians, [HMAS away clearing underwater fittings, 3.00pm: She was sold & renamed in 53-62045/ADM 53-62045-010_1.jpg), 1.00pm: Heavy rainsquall passed over convoy, 10.25am: Glasgow for P&O. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-061_1.jpg), All (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-072_1.jpg), 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f633: & sunk in 1917 with no loss of life. Four Courts Martial sitting on board, 1.30pm: Dismounting guns, 10.35am: painting & refitting ship & dockyard parties, 5.00pm: Watch employed refitting & as requisite, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f64f: Joined ship Rear Admiral Christian and staff. Part of watch employed coaling collier, 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f849: 6765 tons, was built in 1903 by Alexander Stephen & Sons, Glasgow Altered course as requisite for anchorage, 5.47am: Proceeded as requisite for Canal entrance, 9.58am: 112 tons which was sunk by a U-boat in 1917. 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-003_1.jpg), 2.45am: captured by the British in 1914 and eventually renamed “Anne”. company, 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f837: Quarters. RNR joined ship from “King Alfred”, 4caf8b1ecadfd3419702f943: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM For decades, Britain … (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-089_1.jpg), 10.45am: 53-62041/ADM 53-62041-004_0.jpg), 12.30pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM is indexed as Al 3730 tons, was built in 1906 by Harland & Wolff, Belfast & Co. She was sold in 1929 and is part of the OW fleet. is indexed as Abu Arrived HM Armed Auxiliaries “Arlanza”, “Almanzora”, 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-012_1.jpg), 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f88b: Read warrants nos 19, 20, 9.45am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Majestic, 1 rating to shore, pm: Hands employed getting in stores & as requisite, 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8bd: After spending her early career in home waters, in 1913 she was made the flagship of Admiral Peirse, commander of the East Indies station. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-116_1.jpg), 10.05am: Boarded SS California of Liverpool, London to Colon in Lat Paid monthly advance to ship’s company, THE VOYAGES OF HMS SWIFTSURE (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-158_0.jpg), am: Inspected small arms, Hands 1910. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM tonnage increased to 7814 tons in 1913. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Kephalo, am: Divisions. employed cleaning out tanks, chain locker & as requisite, Party Paid quarterly allotment to ship’s company, 3.00pm: Discharged 2 stoker ratings to TB046, All Finished coaling, received [blank] as a ‘Q’ ship and sunk by shellfire from U-boats in 1918 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-016_1.jpg). Landed Guard of Honour for Viceroy, [The (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Stopped & anchored in Plymouth Sound, 8.15am: [SS (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-002_0.jpg), 4caf8b13cadfd3419702f5a4: Zealandia, 7.00am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-005_1.jpg), Remainder lives. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-011_0.jpg), 1.00pm: Discharged 2 ratings to hospital, 4caf8b14cadfd3419702f5fb: 1087 ton sloop, was launched in 1903 at Sheerness Dockyard. Exercised ‘General Quarters’, Ordinary 53-62041/ADM 53-62041-008_1.jpg), 8.40pm: Boxes cartridge BL7.5 lost in transit, am: while serving as an Armed Merchant Cruiser. Discharged to HMS Lawrence 2 Petty Officers, 3 Able Seamen, 1 (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM de Maio “Cassini” 3283 tons, built in 1912 in Hull. However, the Ottomans were aware that an attack was coming, and came up with a unique plan to stop it. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-023_0.jpg), 7.15am: She was seized in 1915 by the Admiralty and renamed. 53-62043/ADM 53-62043-012_1.jpg), 4caf8b1ecadfd3419702f927: Cape Verde and at sea towards the Azores, 8.30am: ], 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f684: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-031_0.jpg), 9.00am: Co Ltd. She was broken up in 1926. Hands employed chipping paint, oiling hawsers & as requisite, 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f70a: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-086_1.jpg), pm: to drill, remainder as requisite, 4.00pm: 53-62045/ADM 53-62045-003_0.jpg), All Between these dates, he was with Triumph before Smyrna but I have no documents for this area of operations. 1378 tons, was built in 1887 as SV Mary Roberts. ], 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f6c4: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Training classes at instruction, Remainder Landed Roman Catholic Church party, 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8ba: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-133_1.jpg), Landed (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM scrubbing canvas gear & as requisite, [Manora sold & renamed in 1926. Lighthouse is on the Island of Terceira at Lat 38.65, Long -27.1, Horta (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-143_0.jpg), Remainder 1130 tons, was a composite hull paddle vessel who was launched in Commenced coaling (native labour), 1.10pm: 2756 tons, was built in 1910 by Ropner & Sons, Stockton-on-Tees ], 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f867: ], 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8b3: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-62037/adm 53-62037-015_0.jpg), [Ilha Hazel Dell Bungalow, Creeting St Mary, Suffolk and is commemorated on Marathon, Sighted Danish SS Rhodesia steering to SE, [SS 4764 tons, was built in 1911 for the Houlder Line. 20 Ratings for motor lighter work Cape Helles, 9.00pm: 53-62037/adm 53-62037-019_0.jpg), 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f84c: Exercised ‘General Quarters’, 12.30pm: Arrived Italian cruiser "Marco Polo", [“Marco overboard by accident: leads hand -1 in number, [Cape (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Leave to Chief Petty Officers and Petty Officers till 5.30pm, 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f81b: Finished coaling, received 230 tons, 2.00pm: Discharged Lieutenant Cotterel RNR to shore. Gave usual leave to watch till 7am, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f618: Hands employed. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Benarty, She was torpedoed 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-003_1.jpg), 7.00am: 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-010_0.jpg), 7.00am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-026_0.jpg), Remainder for ditto, 4caf8b13cadfd3419702f5bd: 53-62042/ADM 53-62042-017_1.jpg), 4caf8b1ecadfd3419702f90b: Read ‘Articles of War’, 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f675: Finished coaling, received 201 tons. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Captain Talbot, Help - F.A.Q. 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-005_1.jpg), 12.30pm: and is off mainland Greece at Lat 40.85, Long 25.85. ], 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f737: parties at drill, guns crews at loader, 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f752: described as a battleship or coastal defence vessel or, as here, a scrapped in 1921 and is part of the OW fleet. two pages above record the measurements of compass deviations. Read Prayers. Read Prayers. am: by the Commonwealth of Australia & named “Cooroy”. Altered course to close sailing ship, 3.00pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM ], 4caf8b1fcadfd3419702f953: Evening Quarters. ], 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f713: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM She was sold in 1921 and is part of the OW fleet. She was 53-62037/adm 53-62037-004_0.jpg), 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f82e: 53-62030/ADM 53-62030-005_1.jpg), Remainder postcard of “Edmond Rostand” in the River Avon exists Finished coaling, received 1000 tons, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f641: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Read warrants 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 153, 154, Conversion was cancelled and she was used later as an overflow ship. 53-62038/ADM 53-62038-009_1.jpg), All Slipped from jetty engines as requisite, 7.00pm: By late 1914 the Western Front of the Great War was at a standstill. requisite, 4.30pm: She was sold in 1919. to Chief Petty Officers & Petty Officers till 9pm, 25% ship’s Stopped engines, boarded SS Principessa Jolanda, [The Yarmouth, lives. 53-62032/ADM 53-62032-003_0.jpg), 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f784: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM is on a peak near the western tip of the island. 11,128 tons, was built in 1913 by Caird & Co, Greenock for P&O. part of the OW fleet. She was wrecked after running (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM She is part of the OW fleet. was sold to Royal Mail in 1906 and became an Armed Merchant Cruiser ], 4caf8b17cadfd3419702f6ca: on departure, [At Parted company, HMS Hardinge & SS Dilwara, 9.30am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-007_1.jpg), 1.00pm: das Flores She was sold & renamed in 1925 & finally scrapped in (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Islands is in India at Lat 17.0, Long 73.3, 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f67b: Albion, (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-62036/ADM 53-62036-016_0.jpg), 7.48am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 5400 ton cruiser, was launched in 1912 by the London & Glasgow Hauled out of line & closed “Summatra”, 1.00pm: 4033 ton cruiser, was launched in 1899 at Koninklijke Maatschippij de She was finally as requisite, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f65d: was probably the ship of 1368 tons, built in 1907 for the Canadian (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-123_0.jpg), Course Evening Quarters, read warrants nos 180, 181, 4caf8b16cadfd3419702f6c7: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Commenced firing 3 pr with ordinary seamen [? 53-62029/ADM 53-62029-011_0.jpg), At (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-151_0.jpg), Parties Lighthouse is near the entrance to the Suez Canal at Lat 29.9, Long He was the son of Mr J and Mrs HMS Increased to 100 revs to close supposed light, 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8d3: She Divers cleaning inlets & propellers, 3.30pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-62037/adm 53-62037-016_1.jpg), Y 53-62045/ADM 53-62045-006_1.jpg), pm: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-016_0.jpg). Gave leave to watch till 7am, Boys to 7pm, 4caf8b14cadfd3419702f5d4: Boys at school, Training Classes at instruction, remainder as Stopped & as requisite for securing between buoys Port Said, pm: overboard by accident: brushes paint - 2 in no, pm: next. ], 4caf8b14cadfd3419702f5e9: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 14,380 ton cruiser, was launched in 1901 by Vickers Ltd, Hands working about stores & ammunition, 4.30pm: ], 4caf8b13cadfd3419702f5b0: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM das Contendas (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM53-62022/ADM53-62022-100_0.jpg), 10.30am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM HMS (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Italiana dei Consortzi, Agrari, Genoa. Finished manoeuvres, took station 8’ on port beam of flag, 5.30pm: 53-62041/ADM 53-62041-003_0.jpg), pm: Rosyth, ], 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f655: 1921 and scrapped in 1924. 53-62036/ADM 53-62036-002_1.jpg), All She was sunk 53-62032/ADM 53-62032-004_1.jpg), 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f787: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM warrant no 71, discharged 1 rating to military detention, 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8ca: Bibby Line. Searchlights switched on, 7.05am: Darkened ship, hands at night defences, [Las Aegean for the Allied Navies.The Armistice of Mudros between the (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-62042/ADM 53-62042-007_0.jpg), 10.30am: signed by **, Captain, WTR Ford, Navigating Officer, [The ], 4caf8b18cadfd3419702f71f: 53-62041/ADM 53-62041-015_0.jpg), am: 53-62037/adm 53-62037-007_0.jpg), Y Joined ship 4 Ratings from "Sphinx". was a French sailing ship “Pierre”, 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-008_0.jpg), 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f8a8: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM employed cleaning out chain lockers & water tanks and as port battery. Members who served with HMS Swiftsure. 53-62044/ADM 53-62044-013_0.jpg), 2.30pm: ], 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f788: 53-62039/ADM 53-62039-006_0.jpg), 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f87e: water: No She was sold for scrap in 1919 Divisions. Finished coaling, received 290 tons, 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f8a2: & Biv guns crews at divisional drill, 11.15am: Pierse had a very small squadron, containing the Swiftsure, the cruisers Dartmouth and Fox and three sloops, one of which had been detached to serve in the Persian Gulf while another been sent to Hong Kong to provide a crew for HMS Triumph. (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM TE 14000ihp, 20kts. 53-62037/adm 53-62037-018_0.jpg), 4caf8b1bcadfd3419702f84a: Stopped. tons, which was built in 1909 by John Brown & Co, Clydebank for There will therefore be occasions when the ship appears to have travelled overland), 4caf8b13cadfd3419702f5a1: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM ], 4caf8b1ecadfd3419702f948: 53-62044/ADM 53-62044-010_1.jpg), All 24 tons written off charge – art 924 King’s Regulations & (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Spoke SS Johnathan Holt of Liverpool. California, Stopped & anchored 3 cables from “King Alfred”. day: Hands employed getting out ammunition, 8.30am: fuzing Lyddite shells etc, 4caf8b15cadfd3419702f65b: 53-62032/ADM 53-62032-016_1.jpg), 4.30pm: 53-62036/ADM 53-62036-003_1.jpg), am: 53-62038/ADM 53-62038-008_1.jpg), 6.30am: ], 4caf8b1ccadfd3419702f868: B group to loader, B1 & B2 control parties & voice pipe 53-62038/ADM 53-62038-015_0.jpg), 2.25pm: Exercised ‘General Quarters’, 10.30am: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM ], 4caf8b19cadfd3419702f79b: archipelago and belong to Portugal. was carrying American troops when she collided with HMS Kashmir and 53-62040/ADM 53-62040-012_1.jpg), 4caf8b1dcadfd3419702f8b1: Accepted into service until September 1918 at sea she was returned to Cunard and scrapped... Go life buoy, lowered life boat, 7.15am: boat returned to Triestino! Long 81.23 in Murdeira Bay, 2½ cables from “ King Alfred ” da Praia is on Santiago Island Cape. 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