HMS Blenheim

The Ship

Sold for Scrap 1926

HMS Blenheim a Blake Class Cruiser built by Thames ironworks, and launched on 26th May 1894.

After service HMS Blenheim was used as a depot ship from May 1908 and finally sold to the breakers in 1926.

Length 375 feet, beam 65 feet. Armament Two 9.2 inch Guns and Ten 6 - inch Guns and eighteen 3 pounder.

My Postcards

Postally used 10 Dec 1902.
Postcard series: Tuck's, Empire Postcard
Postcard number: 245


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