Golden Fleece

Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorEast India Company
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Last known1651EICS
BecomesBritish hired east indiaman 'Golden Fleece' (1651) (44)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen450Tons BM 

2 Commanding Officers

c.4.1650 - c.7.1651Captain (HEIC)Thomas HillIORMARc.3.1747/48 - c.2.1749Captain (HEIC)Jeremy BlackmanIORMAR

Notes on Ship



(1) 1647/8 Surat. Capt Jeremy Blackman. Downs Mar 1648 - Surat - Goa - Rajapur - 4 Dec Surat 1 Feb 1649 - Jul Downs.

(2) 1649/50 Bantam. Capt Thomas Hill. Apr 1650 - Jul 1651.


Previous comments on this page

Posted by david wood on Sunday 27th of August 2017 03:30

Could anyone furbish me with any information regarding this ship,the Golden Fleece or other of the same name that transported Edmund Halley from St Helena in 1678 back to England.Thankyou

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