Two Lions

Nominal Guns44BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAlgerian ship 'Two Lions' (1681) (44)
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck115' 6"Imperial Feet35.0622 
Length of Keel92' 6"Imperial Feet28.1178 
Breadth33' 6"Imperial Feet10.1092 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Draught Aft15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Burthen552 1694Tons BM 


1682Broadside Weight = 132 Imperial Pound ( 59.862 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck18 British 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck18 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British Minions

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1681190Establishment for war abroadBWAS-1603
1681160Establishment for war at homeBWAS-1603
1681120Establishment for peaceBWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer

11.7.1682 - 19.10.1682CaptainThomas Leighton (d.1690/91)BWAS-1603

Service History

16.9.1681Taken by the AdventureBWAS-1603
27.1.1687/88Sold for £101BWAS-1603


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