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1903 - Launch of SUFFOLK

15th January. The First Class Cruiser HMS Suffolk was launched from the Dockyard by Lady Stradbroke. She was laid down on 25th March 1901 and completed for service 21st May 1904.

She served in the 3rd cruiser squadron Mediterranean 1904-09 and the 6th cruiser squadron 1909-12 in the Mediterranean, 4th cruiser squadron North America & West Indies 1913-16 (Flagship 1914), Refit 1917, Flagship China 1917-18, Vladivostok 1918-19.

Paid off Devonport 1919-20. Sold 1920 and eventually broken up in Germany.

1903 - Launch of SUFFOLK