HC Deb 26 October 1908 vol 194 cc1575-6
MR. HUNT (Shropshire, Ludlow)

To ask the First Lord of the Admiralty, what is the largest number of the battleships of the active Channel Fleet which were absent from that fleet at one time between the 23rd of last September and the 20th of the present month.

(Answered by Mr. McKenna.) The reply to the hon. Member's Question is nine.