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HMS Superb (1875)

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NameSuperbExplanation
TypeCentral battery ironclad   
Launched16 November 1875
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure 
Displacement9170 tons
Guns16
Fate1906
ClassBelleisle
Ships book
Noteorder by Turkey as Memduhie, later Hamidieh; purchased while building during Rusina war scare
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
7 July 1886
- 15 May 1887
Commanded (until paying off) by Captain Claude Edward Buckle, Mediterranean
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