London

27622
Nominal Guns26HCA26
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1749HCA26
Home PortLondon - Thames HCA26
How acquiredPurpose builtHCA26
ShipyardUnknownHCA26
CategoryMerchantHCA26
Ship TypeEast Indiaman HCA26
Sailing RigShip RiggedHCA26
Last known1762HCA26

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen668Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHCA26
Burthen600Tons BM 

Armament


14.2.1758Broadside Weight = 39 Imperial Pound ( 17.6865 kg)HCA26
Gun Deck26 Carriage Guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
14.2.1758100 HCA26

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
14.2.1758 - 1758Captain (Privateer)Richard AllwrightHCA26

Service History


DateEventSource
14.2.1758Issued with a Letter of Marque as a 26 gun Privateer East Indiaman HCA26


Notes on Ship


Letter of MarqueHCA26
HCA 26/9/27 1758 February 14

Commander: Richard Allwright.

Ship: London.

Burden: 600 tons.

Crew: 100.

Owners: Charles Raymond, Robert Bootle, William Mercer, Charles Pole, Francis Salvadore and John Hallett and Company of London, merchants.

Lieutenant: Charles Meers.

Gunner: John Hillyard.

Boatswain: Joseph Martin.

Carpenter: Joseph Martin.

Surgeon: John Isherwood.

Cook: Samuel Cleland.

Armament: 26 carriage guns.

Folio: 28



 

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