062817: H.M.S Panther, Elswick Shipyard, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1885

  • Description

    Description : H.M.S. Panther launched from Elswick Shipyard. Built by Armstrong's at Elswick, Newcastle upon Tyne. H.M.S Panther" was launched on 13 June 1885, and saw action in WWI. "Panther" was withdrawn from service in Oct.1918 only weeks before the collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Allocated to Britain as a war reparation in 1920, she was immediately sold and scrapped in Italy. Ships Collection : W Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 062817
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4087630956/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 3 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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