A Ship's Bell, HMS Leopard 1958 12in(31cm)diam.
Lot 9W
A Ship's Bell, HMS Leopard 1958 12in(31cm)diam.
Sold for £900 (US$ 1,512) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Ship's Bell, HMS Leopard 1958
Polished metal with black infilled lettering, red interior with broad arrow and numerous christening inscriptions dated between April 1971 - December 1972. 12in(31cm)diam.


  • HMS Leopard a Leopard Class Anti-aircraft Frigate, pennant F14. Built by HM Dockyard, Portsmouth, and commissioned in 1958. She served with the Home fleet and took part in the evacuation of Tristan Da Cunha following the volcanic eruption. Paid-off in 1975, she was broken up in 1977.

    Inside the rim are christenings for the following: Kira Jane Silver, Nicholas Graeme Bunn, Victoria Ann Brokerton, Derek Mark Penforth, Christopher James Pickles, Patric Alfred Ley-Greaves, Karen Louise Ley-Greaves, Nicole Ann Harris, Sarah Jane Channon, Simon Jason Channon, Gary Scott Channon, Lisa Jane McDermott, Mark Baseby, David James Flower.