HC Deb 16 April 1896 vol 39 c1029

I beg to ask the First Lord of the Admiralty, if, before coming to a final decision with regard to the site for the proposed Naval College, he will order and consider a Report on the suitability of the shores of Southampton Water and the Solent for such an institution?

THE FIRST LORD OF THE ADMIRALTY (Mr. G. J. GOSCHEN,) St. George's, Hanover Square

The Admiralty have given consideration to the claims of the various sites, and they have decided upon Dartmouth.