HMS Superb (1710)  (1st)
4th Rate 56-gun

The first HMS Superb was originally the French ‘Superbe’ a fourth rate of 56 guns captured by HMS Kent off the Lizard. Commissioned into the Royal Navy on 23-Sep-1710 as Superb

She served in the Mediterranean during Queen Anne’s War and in 1717 took part in the destruction of the Spanish Fleet off Cape Passero on 31 July 1718.

Broken up 1732.

Won the Battle Honour: Passero 1718.


Other HMS Superb
- 1st  HMS Superb
- 2nd HMS Superb
- 3rd HMS Superb
- 4th HMS Superb
- 5th HMS Superb
- 6th HMS Superb
- 7th HMS Superb
- 8th HMS Superb
- 9th HMS Superb

- Plans/Schematics
- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
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This page last edited - 03 November, 2012.

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