Leoparden10908
Nominal Guns36W006
NationalitySweden
OperatorSwedish Navy
Purchased1641W006
Home Port W006
ShipyardVästervik W006
CategoryFourth RateW006
Ship TypeShip
Sunk in Action1658W006

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck110' 6"Swedish fot32.8371 (107′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 6"Swedish fot8.0163 (26′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"Swedish fot3.8597 (12′ 7″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:287
Burthen600Ton

Armament

1641Broadside Weight = 165 Swedish pound (Skålpund) (151 lbs 70.7095 kg) W006
Gun Deck16Swedish 14-Pounder
Gun Deck4Swedish 10-Pounder
Gun Deck6Swedish 8-Pounder
Gun Deck6Swedish 3-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1644168W006
1657156W006
1658154W006

Service History

DateEvent Source
1644/10/13Battle of Fehmarn 
1657/09/12Battle of Falsterbo 
1658/10/29Battle of Sound 


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
W006 Sailing WarshipsTeemuWeb Site
ref:287 List of Swedish Warships 1521-1721 (Unpublished Manuscript)Jan GleteDocument
 
Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Tuesday 25th of October 2016 16:10

Her crew complement in the 1650's (150+) means she fits into the 1653 fourth rate category (140-199).
Although by 1685 she would indeed be a fifth rate on guns carried.


Posted by TopNard on Tuesday 25th of October 2016 12:10

5th rate probably

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