Henry Hickley

Henry Hickley
Born (1826-12-11)11 December 1826
Died 22 December 1903(1903-12-22) (aged 77)
Allegiance  United Kingdom
Service/branch  Royal Navy
Rank Admiral
Commands held HMS Hotspur
HMS Audacious
HMS Iron Duke
HMS Impregnable
Coast of Ireland Station

Admiral Henry Dennis Hickley (11 December 1826 – 22 December 1903) was a Royal Navy officer who became Senior Officer, Coast of Ireland Station.

Naval career

Hickley became commanding officer of the armoured ram HMS Hotspur in May 1872, commanding officer of the battleship HMS Audacious in September 1873 and commanding officer of the Central battery ship HMS Iron Duke in August 1875.[1] He went on to be Captain of the training ship HMS Impregnable in January 1878 and Senior Officer, Coast of Ireland Station in March 1885 before he retired in December 1886.[2]


  1. "Captains commanding Royal Navy warships" (PDF). Retrieved 27 December 2014.
  2. "Senior Royal Navy appointments" (PDF). Retrieved 27 December 2014.
Military offices
Preceded by
Thomas Lethbridge
Senior Officer, Coast of Ireland Station
Succeeded by
Walter Carpenter
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