|William Loney RN - Background|
|Home-Loney-Background-The Royal Navy||Browse mid-Victorian RN vessels: A; B; C; D; E - F; G - H; I - L; M; N - P; Q - R; S; T - U; V - Z; ??|
|Launched||12 November 1868|
|Ships book||ADM 135/249|
|Note||Also ships book ADM 136/49.|
1907 = Impregnable III.
1922 = Defiance IV.
1930 = Defiance II
|Snippets concerning this vessels career|
|12 August 1869|
- 13 September 1870
|Commanded (from commissioning at Portsmouth) by Captain Elphinstone D'Oyly D'Auvergne Aplin, Channel squadron|
|13 September 1870||Commanded by Captain Charles Lodowick Darley Waddilove|
|5 February 1880|
- 11 March 1880
|Commanded by Captain Lord Walter Talbot Kerr, flagship of Vice-Admiral Frederick Beauchamp Paget Seymour, in the Mediterranean|