HMS Sphinx

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Six ships (and one shore establishment) of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Sphinx or HMS Sphynx, after the mythical creature, the Sphinx:

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Demerliac (1996), p.69, #432.
  2. ^ "No. 12678". The London Gazette. 30 August 1785. p. 410. 
  3. ^ Burn, Bill (2011). "HMS Sphinx, minesweeper". naval-history.net. Retrieved 2 March 2013. 

References[edit]

  • Demerliac, Alain (1996) La Marine De Louis XVI: Nomenclature Des Navires Français De 1774 À 1792. (Nice: Éditions OMEGA). ISBN 2-906381-23-3