Grosvenor

28041
Nominal Guns26EICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1761EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardDeptford - London EICS
ConstructorJohn Wells (d.1794)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last known1776EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen679Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:925
Burthen499Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1761 - 1766John Hallett Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR
1767 - 1776David Mitchell Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
176199 IORMAR

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
15.11.1761 - 21.3.1764Captain (HEIC)Watkin PartingtonIORMAR11.11.1764 - 23.8.1776Captain (HEIC)David SaundersIORMAR

1 Deck Officer


DatesRankNameSource
15.11.1761 - 21.3.1764Second MateThomas MitchellIORMAR


Notes on Ship


1st Voyageref:925

CoAST AND CHINA.
- 9. Hallett, Esq.)
apt. Watson Partington
1 David Saunders
2 Thomas Mitchell
3 Lynch S. Cotton
4 William Richards
Sur. William Green
Pur. David Mitchell
Sailed Ports. 5 Mar. 1762
Afr. Downs, 4 Feb. 1764


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Wells, launched 1761, 3 decks, 3in bottom, rated at 499 tons, 99 crew, 26 guns.

Principal Managing Owners:

1-2 John Hallett

3-5 David Mitchell

Voyages:

(1) 1761/2 Madras and China. Capt Watkin Partington. Portsmouth 5 Mar 1762 - 28 Mar Madeira - 8 Aug Madras - 23 Mar 1763 Whampoa - 4 Jun Second Bar - 9 Sep Batavia - 26 St Helena - 5 Feb 1764 Downs.

(2) 1764/5 Benkulen and China. Capt David Saunders. Downs 1 Feb 1765 - 1 Mar São Tiago - 4 May Benkulen - 29 Aug Whampo - 8 Jan 1766 Second Bar - 30 Mar Benkulen - 7 Jul St Helena - 19 Sep Downs.

(3) 1767/8 Madras and China. Capt David Saunders. Downs 31 Dec 1767 - 19 Apr 1768 Johanna - 2 Jun Madras - 4 Aug Malacca - 4 Sep Whampoa - 16 Dec Second Bar - 19 Mar 1769 St Helena - 28 May Downs.

(4) 1770/1 Madras and China. Capt David Saunders. Downs 22 Jan 1771 - 6 Jun Johanna - 1 Jul Madras - 28 Aug Malacca - 25 Sep Whampoa - 5 Feb 1772 Second Bar - 16 Jun St Helena - 29 Jun Ascension - 30 Aug Downs.

(5) 1774/5 Madras and China. Capt David Saunders. Downs 18 Jan 1775 - 21 May Johanna - 22 Jun Madras - 28 Aug Malacca - 4 Oct Whampoa - 22 Dec Second Bar - 9 May 1776 St Helena - 18 Aug Downs.



 

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