HMS Leopard (1741)
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|Career (Great Britain)|
|Ordered:||28 April 1740|
|Builder:||Perry, Blackwall Yard|
|Launched:||30 October 1741|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1761|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1733 proposals 50-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||872 long tons (886.0 t)|
|Length:||134 ft (40.8 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||38 ft 6 in (11.7 m)|
|Depth of hold:||15 ft 9 in (4.8 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
For other ships of the same name, see HMS Leopard.
HMS Leopard was a 50-gun fourth rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built according to the 1733 proposals of the 1719 Establishment at Blackwall Yard, and launched on 30 October 1741.
Leopard was broken up in 1761.
- Lavery, Brian (2003) The Ship of the Line - Volume 1: The development of the battlefleet 1650-1850. Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0-85177-252-8.
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