Carron

22468
Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched21.7.1792BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBombay - Maharashtra BWAS-1793
CategoryMerchantBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Bought by the Navy1805BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Duncan' (1805) (38)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEWIKI
Building MaterialTeak  
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth35' 0"Imperial Feet10.668 
Burthenc.990Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen1072Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1792/07/21 - 1805 Bruce. Fawcett & Co.EICS

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1795 - 1801Captain (HEIC)Francis SimpsonEICS


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Voyages:

(1) From China 1796. Capt F Simpson. Whampoa 24 Nov 1795 - 11 Jan 1796 Second Bar - left China 15 Feb - 5 May St Helena - 8 Aug Long Reach.

(2) From China 1799. Lintin 9 Feb 1799 - 22 Feb Malacca - 11 May St Helena - Jul Downs.



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
EICSEast India Company ShipsAndrea CordaniWeb Site
IORMARIOR/L/MAR - India Office - Marine Department Records Archive
 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by AvM on Sunday 23rd of July 2017 20:16

Rowan Hackman
"Ships of the East India Company"

She was built for Bruce, Fawcett &Co.,
1072bm

BT111/01
Carron was registered at London
#307 23 Nov 1796 1072bm master Fran. Simpson
#287 21 Aug 1801 1072 33/95bm master John Stewart

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