Oxford

28048
Nominal Guns26HCA26
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1746HCA26
Home PortLondon - Thames HCA26
How acquiredPurpose builtHCA26
ShipyardUnknownHCA26
CategoryMerchantHCA26
Ship TypeEast Indiaman HCA26
Sailing RigShip RiggedHCA26
Last known1761HCA26

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHCA26
Burthen499Tons BM 

Armament


1746Broadside Weight UnknownHCA26
Gun Deck26 Carriage Guns

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1758/11/28 - 1760Richard Crabb (c.1710-1777), Henry Lascelles (1716-1786)HCA26

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
28.11.175899 HCA26

Service History


DateEventSource
28.11.1758Issued with a Letter of Marque as a 26 gun Privateer East Indiaman HCA26


Notes on Ship


Letter of MarqueHCA26
HCA 26/10/108 1758 November 28

Commander: William Webber.

Ship: Oxford.

Burden: 499 tons.

Crew: 99.

Owners: Robert Cary, Richard Crabb, Henry Lascelles and John Misenor of London, merchants.

Lieutenant: Henry Riddell.

Gunner: John Read.

Boatswain: James Hearn.

Carpenter: Christian Todd.

Surgeon: John Scott.

Cook: John Hearn.

Armament: 26 carriage guns.

Folio: 109



 

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