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Attack Submarines

Class

Unit(s)   (year of commissioning)

   

Amphion (16 units)

INFO - Amphion class (A-class) Submarine / SSK

 

P 411 / S 61 HMS Acheron (1948)
P 414 HMS Ace (launched in 1945 / never completed)
P 415 / S 65 HMS Alcide (1946)
P 416 / S 66 HMS Alderney (1946)
P 417 / S 67 HMS Alliance (1947)
P 418 / S 68 HMS Ambush (1947)
P 419 / S 69 HMS Auriga (1946)
P 421 HMS Affray (1945)
P 422 / S 64 HMS Anchorite (1947 / laid down as Amphion; renamed before launch)
P 423 / S 63 HMS Andrew (1948)
P 426 / S 62 HMS Aurochs (1947)
P 427 / S 72 HMS Aeneas (1946)
P 433 HMS Achates (launched in 1945 / never completed)
P 439 / S 43 HMS Amphion (1945 / laid down as Anchorite; renamed before launch)
P 441 / S 41 HMS Alaric (1946)
P 447 / S 45 HMS Astute (1945)
P 449 / S 49 HMS Artemis (1947)
P 456 / S 96 HMS Artful (1948)

28 additional units of the class were cancelled:
Andromache, Answer, Antagonist, Antaeus, Anzac, Aphrodite, Approach, Arcadian, Ardent, Argosy, Atlantis, Admirable, Asperity, Austere, Adversary, Awake, Aztec, Abelard, Acasta, Agate, Aggressor, Agile, Aladdin, Alcestis, Artful, Asgard, Assurance, Astarte.
   

Explorer (2 units)

INFO - Explorer class Submarine / SSK

 

S 30 HMS Explorer (1958)
S 40 HMS Excalibur (1958)
   
Stickleback (4 units)  INFO - Stickleback class Midget Submarine
  X 51 Stickleback (1954)
X 52 Shrimp
(1954)
X 53 Sprat
(1954)
X 54 Minnow
(1955)
   
Porpoise (8 units) INFO - Porpoise class Submarine / SSK
  S 01 HMS Porpoise (1958)
S 02 HMS Rorqual
(1958)
S 03 HMS Narwhal
(1958)
S 04 HMS Grampus
(1958)
S 05 HMS Finwhale
(1960)
S 06 HMS Cachalot
(1959)
S 07 HMS Sealion
(1961)
S 08 HMS Walrus
(1961)
   
Oberon (13 units)  INFO - Oberon class Submarine / SSK
  S 09 HMS Oberon (1961)
S 10 HMS Odin
(1962)
S 11 HMS Orpheus
(1960)
S 12 HMS Olympus
(1962)
S 13 HMS Osiris
(1964)
S 14 HMS Onslaught
(1962)
S 15 HMS Otter
(1962)
S 16 HMS Oracle
(1963)
S 17 HMS Ocelot
(1964)
S 18 HMS Otus
(1963)
S 19 HMS Opossum
(1964)
S 20 HMS Opportune
(1964)
S 21 HMS Onyx
(1967)
   
Dreadnought (1 unit) Dreadnought class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 101 HMS Dreadnought (1963)
   
Valiant (2 units) INFO - Valiant class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 102 HMS Valiant (1966)
S 103 HMS Warspite
(1967)
   
Churchill (3 units) INFO - Churchill class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 46 HMS Churchill (1970)
S 48 HMS Conqueror
(1971)
S 50 HMS Courageous
(1971)
   
Swiftsure (6 units) INFO - Swiftsure class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 104 HMS Sceptre (1978)
S 105 HMS Spartan
(1979)
S 106 HMS Splendid
(1981)
S 108 HMS Souvereign
(1974)
S 109 HMS Superb
(1976)
S 126 HMS Swiftsure
(1973)
   
Trafalgar (7 units) INFO - Trafalgar class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 91 HMS Trenchant (1989)
S 92 HMS Talent
(1990)
S 93 HMS Triumph
(1991)
S 107 HMS Trafalgar
(1983)
S 110 HMS Turbulent
(1984)
S 117 HMS Tireless
(1985)
S 118 HMS Torbay
(1987)
   
Upholder (4 units) INFO - Upholder class  Submarine
  S 40 HMS Upholder (1990)
S 41 HMS Unseen
(1991)
S 42 HMS Ursula
(1992)
S 43 HMS Unicorn
(1993)
   
Astute (7 units) INFO - Astute class Nuclear Powered Submarine / SSN
  S 119 HMS Astute (2010)
S 120
HMS Ambush (2013)
S 121 HMS Artful (2016)
S 122
HMS Audacious (2018?)
S 123 HMS Anson
(2020?)
S 124 HMS Agamemnon
(2022?)
S 125 HMS Ajax
(2024?)
    

Ballistic Missile Submarines

Class

Unit(s)   (year of commissioning)

   
Resolution (4 units) INFO - Resolution class Nuclear Powered Ballistic Missile Submarine / SSBN
  S 22 HMS Resolution (1967)
S 23 HMS Repulse
(1968)
S 26 HMS Renown
(1968)
S 27 HMS Revenge
(1969)
   
Vanguard (4 units) INFO - Vanguard class Nuclear Powered Ballistic Missile Submarine / SSBN
  S 28 HMS Vanguard (1993)
S 29 HMS Victorious (1995)
S 30 HMS Vigilant (1996)
S 31 HMS Vengeance (1999)
 
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