Le Léopard

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Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1798BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeLetter of Marque BG
Captured30.4.1798BWAS-1793

Armament


30.4.1798Broadside Weight = 39.5 French Livre (42.6284 lbs 19.3356 kg)BG
Gun Deck12 French 6-Pounder
Gun Deck14 French Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
30.4.1798100 BG

Service History


DateEventSource
10.4.1798

Depart from port

BG
30.4.1798Taken by Peterel (16) BG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Petterell, May 2, 1798, Latitude 38 deg. 46 min. N. Longitude 17 deg. 30 min. W.

My Lord, I have the honor to inform your Lordship, that on the 30th Ultimo, in Latitude 37 deg. 52 min. N. Longitude 22 deg 1 min. W. I fell in with, and captured Le Leopard, French Letter of Marque, mounting 12 6-pounders and 14 swivels, and carrying 100 men ; had been out 20 days and not taken any thing.

I have the Honor to be, &c.

T. GORDON CAULFIELD



 

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