Log-books of HMS Leopard

Scope and Content

Log-books of HMS Leopard, from Sheerness to the West Indies, January 1724-June 1725, and between various ports in the West Indies, October 1726-June 1728.

Administrative / Biographical History

HMS Leopard.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The log-books were bought from Hodgson's in 1938.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39875-6.