The Battle of Quiberon Bay

The Battle of Quiberon Bay, a painting by Nicholas Pocock, 1812.
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  1. HMS Kingston (1697)

    Battle Honours:  Battle of Vélez Málaga Battle of Toulon Battle of Minorca (1756) Battle of Quiberon Bay Warship type:  Fourth Rate ...

     

  2. HMS Royal George (1756)

    Battle Honours:  Battle of Quiberon Bay Battle of Cape St Vincent Warship ...

     

  3. French ship Formidable (1751)

    Battle Honours:  Battle of Quiberon Bay Warship type:  Third Rate ...

     

  4. HMS Resolution (1758)

    Battle Honours:  Battle of Quiberon Bay Warship type:  Ship-of-the-line ...

     

  5. HMS Essex and HMS Pluto captured Galathee.

    ... Jan 01 HMS Essex was a 70-gun third rate ship of the line, launched at Blackwall Yard in 1679. She was rebuilt at ... while chasing the French flagship Soleil Royale after the Battleof Quiberon Bay. HMS Pluto was an 8-gun fire ship purchased from ...

Never was such a bold decision made as that of British admiral Sir Edward Hawke at Quiberon Bay to give chase in a rising gale as night fell ... Hawke chased them into the rock-strewn Quiberon Bay.

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