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HBMS Leopard (1635)

Page history last edited by Cy 10 years, 5 months ago

Leopard, 36 Guns


Details
Nationality British
Ordered 1634/03/01 B164
Launched 1635/03/11 B164
Shipyard Woolwich DY B164
Master Shipbuilder Manley Callis B164
Rate Third Rate
Type Ship
Out Service 1653/03/04 B028
Fate Captured B028
Becomes Luijpaert

Dimensions
B164   Type Metric
Length of Keel 95' 0" Imperial Feet 28.96
Breadth 33' 41/2" Imperial Feet 10.17
Depth in Hold 15' 0" Imperial Feet 4.57
Draught Aft 17' 3" Imperial Feet 5.26
Burthen 66039/94 Tons BM

Armament
Total Guns 36

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1652/03 180 B164
1666 250 B164

Commanders
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1635 1635 Post Captain Lewis Kirke B164
1637 1637 Post Captain William Rainborow B164
1638 1638 Post Captain Henry Stradling B164
1639 1639 Post Captain George Carteret B164
1640 1640 Post Captain Richard Fielding B164
1641 1641 Post Captain Richard Blythe B164
1643 1643 Post Captain Benjamin Crandley B164
1644 1645 Admiral Richard Swanley B164
1645 1645 Post Captain Peter Andrews B164
1645 1646 Post Captain John Bowen B164
1646 1646 Post Captain Henry Bethell B164
1646 1647 Post Captain William Batten B164
1647 1647 Post Captain Benjamin Crandley B164
1647 1648 Post Captain Thomas Rainsborough B164
1649 1649/10 Post Captain Edward Hall B164
1649 1650 Vice-Admiral Robert Moulton B164
1651 1652 Post Captain Henry Appleton B164
1652 1652 Post Captain Jonas Poole B164
1652 1653/03/04 Post Captain Henry Appleton B164

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1635 In the Channel B164
1637 Sailed with the expedition to Salee B164
1643 In the Channel B164
1644 Flagship on the Irish station B164
1645 Flagship on the Irish station B164
1647 In the Downs B164
1649 Present at Blockade of Kinsale  
1649 Took Thomasoff Kinsale  
1649/04/25 Took Charles  
1650 Present at Blockade of the Tagus  
1652 Re-classified as a Third Rate of 40 guns  
1653/03/04 Present at the Battle of Leghorn, 70 killed, 54 wounded  

Fleets
Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
Winter Guard of 1646 1646/00/00 1646/00/00
Winter Guard of 1647 Thomas Rainsborough 1647/00/00 1648/00/00
Fleet sent to Lisbon General at Sea Robert Blake 1650/02/14 1652/00/00

Actions & Battles
Date Source
1649 Blockade of Kinsale
1650 Blockade of the Tagus
1653/03/04 Battle of Leghorn

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Sources
Id Link or Description Author
B164 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714 Rif Winfield
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge

Last Updated :2009/08/27 at 08:55:57 by Cy

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