HMS Endymion (1891)
|Builder:||C & W Earle, Hull|
|Laid down:||21 November 1889|
|Launched:||22 July 1891|
|Fate:||Sold for breaking up 16 March 1920|
|Length:||387.5 ft (118.1 m)|
|Beam:||60 ft (18 m)|
|Armament:||2 x BL 9.2-inch (233.7 mm) Mk VI guns
Endymion was launched on 22 July 1891.
She took part in suppressing the Boxer Rebellion in China, during which time future rear admiral and VC recipient Eric Gascoigne Robinson served aboard her. In December 1901 she visited Manila, where the Governor and US officers hosted the crew, many of whom they had served together with during the rebellion.
- "Naval and Military intelligence" The Times (London). Tuesday, 17 December 1901. (36640), p. 5.
- Colledge, J. J.; Warlow, Ben (2006) . Ships of the Royal Navy: The Complete Record of all Fighting Ships of the Royal Navy (Rev. ed.). London: Chatham Publishing. ISBN 978-1-86176-281-8. OCLC 67375475.
- Roger Chesneau and Eugene M. Kolesnik, ed., Conway's All The Worlds Fighting Ships, 1860-1905, (Conway Maritime Press, London, 1979), ISBN 0-85177-133-5
- "Royal Navy Log Books - HMS Eyndymion". Retrieved 2013-12-15. Transcription of ship's logbooks December 1913 to December 1914