Bristol Channel

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Bristol Channel
Ensign of the Royal Navy animated.gif
ActiveJanuary, 1918
DisbandedJune, 1918
CountryFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
BranchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg Royal Navy
Garrison/HQRN Base, Bristol Channel
FirstCaptain Noel Grant
LastCaptain Noel Grant

Bristol Channel was a former Royal Navy naval base and area command briefly created during World War One from January to June 1918.[1]

In Command

Senior Naval Officer, Bristol Channel

  1. Captain Noel Grant, 11 January, 1918 – 7 June, 1918.[2]

Secretary to Senior Naval Officer, Bristol Channel

  1. Paymaster Lieutenant James Michael Diver, April, 1918 - 7 June. 1918.[3]


  1. Harley, Simon; Lovell, Tony (19 July 2017). "Bristol Channel - The Dreadnought Project". Harley and Lovell. Retrieved 18 June 2020.
  2. Harley and Lovell (2017)
  3. Hennessy, Thomas F. (2012). Bank of Ireland Staff Service Record, Great War 1914–1918. Luton, England.: Andrews UK Limited. ISBN 978-1-78151-151-0.