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'Leopard' (1790); 'Romney' (1812)

Ship Plans

Object connections:

Collection Ship Plans, Admiralty Collection, Sailing Navy
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsLeopard (1790)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ5502
Description Scale: 1:96. A plan showing the gun deck, and hold with fore and aft platforms for 'Leopold' (1790), as originally fitted as a fifty gun fourth rate two-decker, and as fitted in 1812 for a troopship. The plan was subsequently used for fitting the 'Romney' (1815), a fifty gun fouth rate two-decker, as well as all other two decked ships with the omission of the red lines and addition of the green lines on the plan (Admiralty Order of 12 September 1812). Signed by Nicholas Diddams [Master Shipwright, Portsmouth dockyard, 1802-1823].
Date made 12 May 1812

Place made Portsmouth Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green ink; pencil
Measurements Sheet: 389 x 555 mm
  • 'Leopard' (1790); 'Romney' (1812) (ZAZ5502)
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