Commodore-Superintendent, Devonport Dockyard

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Commodore-Superintendent, Devonport Dockyard
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Reports toCommander-in-Chief, Devonport
AppointerFirst Lord of the Admiralty
PrecursorAdmiral-Superintendent, Sheerness Dockyard
First holderCommodore Lord John Hay CB.
Final holderCommodore Michael Seymour
SuccessionAdmiral-Superintendent, Sheerness Dockyard

The Commodore-Superintendent, Devonport Dockyard was a senior appointment of the British Royal Navy established in February, 1850. The office holder was responsible for the administration of Devonport Dockyard until March, 1854.

Office Holders



  1. Mackie, Colin. "Royal Navy Appointments from 1865" (PDF). Colin Mackie, p.105. November 2019. Retrieved 17 December 2019.