HMS Albatross

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HMS Albatross.  Photos and history of the British Royal Navy destroyer HMS Albatross, built by Thornycroft and launched in 1898.  HMS Albatross was scrapped in 1920.

HMS Albatross  (Cost  ?68,311 ) 19th July 1898 Laid Down 27th November 1896, Launched 19th July 1898, Competed July 1900 and Broken up in 1920.

HMS Albatross - Name History

The seventh ?Albatross? is a twin-screw torpedo-boat destroyer, launched at Chiswick in 1898.  She is of 430 tons, 7500 horsepower, and 32 knots speed.  Her length, beam, and draught were 228ft, 21ft, and 9ft.

HMS Albatross, 1908.

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