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1711 - Launch of SOLEBAY

21st August. The Solebay a 6th rate ship of 20 guns was launched; she had a chequered career as in 1726 she was converted into a bomb vessel with 3 mortars; in 1734 she was converted into a fire-ship, and in 1735 converted back to a 6th rate of 20 guns. She was hulked in 1742 as a hospital ship; being broken up in 1748.