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1904Guarded the Humber Estuary from Zeppelins, later fought in the Black Sea in the Russian Civil War, scrapped 1923.
1905The only ship of the Royal Navy to bear her name, scrapped 1920.
1904Rescued the crew of the stricken steamship Huronian on Boxing Day 1915, scrapped 1920.
1904Famously, and accidently, sank the destroyer HMS Gala and rammed the destroyer HMS Ribble on the same day, 27 April 1908, shelled Ostend and took part in the Zeebrugge Raid and the Russian Civil War, scrapped 1920.
1904Involved in the German Hartlepool Raid of December 1914, rescued members of the Tolstoy family from Odessa in 1919, scrapped 1921.
1904Assisted the survivors of HMHS Britannic, scrapped 1920.
1904Sunk 5th September 1914 off the Scottish coast, the first ship to be sunk by a locomotive torpedo fired by a submarine.
1904The only ship of the Royal Navy to bear her name, badly damanged in the Hartlepool raid, scrapped 1920.
1908Present at Jutland in 1916, converted into a minelayer the following year, scrapped 1920.
1909Present at Jutland in 1916, converted into a minelayer the following year, scrapped 1921.
1910Served in the Mediterranean Fleet until 1912, present at Jutland in 1916, converted into a minelayer the following year, scrapped 1920.
1909Damaged in the December 15 raids by severe weather, assisted in the hunt for the German raider SMS Greif, present at Jutland in 1916, converted into a minelayer the following year, scrapped 1921.
1911Fought at Jutland in 1916, scrapped 1920.
1911First Royal Navy ship to be sunk in the war, hitting a mine on 6th August 1914,
1912Fought at the Battles of Heligoland Bight and Jutland, she was later involved in the 'Battle' of May Island - a series of accidents on 31st January 1918 which resulted int he sinking of 2 British submarines and the damaging of several others, scrapped 1921.

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