Chatham Historic Dockyard Railway

Manning, Wardle & Co. Ltd. 0-4-0ST Works No.1636, Built 1904.

3 ships have borne the name H.M.S. SHAMROCK.

  1. Was a Bold-class 12-gun brig ordered on the 16th November 1856.
    It was built by Edward Larking at Kings Lynn and launched on the 8th August 1812.
    The ship was sold on the 24th January 1867.
  2. Was a Albacore-class wooden screw gunboat, built by W. & H. Pitcher at Northfeet and launched on the 13th March 1856.
    In April 1867 the ship was sold to Marshalls of Plymouth for breaking up.
  3. Was a Simoom[S]class destroyer, launched on the 26th August 1918.
    In 1936 the ship was sold for scraping as part exchange for R.M.S. MAJESTIC.

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