|Born||8 March 1813|
|Died||29 November 1879 (aged 66)|
|Commands held||HMS Horatio
Born the youngest son of William Carnegie, 7th Earl of Northesk, Carnegie was appointed a Lieutenant in the Royal Navy in 1832. He was Member of Parliament for Stafford from 1841 to 1847. Promoted to Captain in 1845, he was given command of HMS Horatio. He commanded HMS Tribune and then HMS Leander in the Black Sea during the Crimean War. Later he commanded HMS Edinburgh before being appointed Fourth Naval Lord in 1859. He went on to be Captain of HMS Colossus in 1862 and Commodore of the Coast Guard Service at Harwich in 1863.
- O'Byrne, William Richard (1849). " Carnegie, Swynfen Thomas". A Naval Biographical Dictionary. John Murray. Wikisource.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Swynfen Carnegie
Sir James Drummond
|Fourth Naval Lord
Sir Alexander Milne, Bt
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
William Fawkener Chetwynd
|Member of Parliament for Stafford
With: Sir Edward Manningham-Buller, Bt