Earl of Sandwich

28708
Nominal Guns26IORMAR
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1771EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last known1785EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:925
Burthen499Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Burthen804Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1771 - 1784William Dent Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.12.1771 - 25.1.1782Captain (HEIC)Charles DeaneIORMAR23.10.1782 - 19.5.1785Captain (HEIC)John WordsworthIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Wells, launched 1771, 3 decks, 4in bottom, 26 guns, 804 tons.

Principal Managing Owner:

William Dent.

Voyages:

(1) 1771/2 St Helena and Benkulen. Capt Charles Deane. Downs 31 Mar 1772 - 2 Jul St Helena - 11 Nov Batavia - 21 Dec Bantam - 6 Jan 1773 Benkulen - 29 Apr Manna - 12 Jun Benkulen - 31 Aug Cape - 16 Oct St Helena - 7 Feb 1774 Downs.

(2) 1775/6 Madras and China. Capt Charles Deane. Downs 6 Jan 1776 - 15 Apr Cape - 19 Jun Madras - 1 Oct Hainan - 9 May 1777 Whampoa - 15 Nov Second Bar - 14 Mar 1778 St Helena - 24 Aug Downs.

(3) 1778/9 Bombay. Capt Charles Deane. Portsmouth 16 Jun 1779 - 9 Oct Cape - 18 Jan 1780 Madras - 19 Jul Malacca - 1 Sep Whampoa - 11 Dec Second Bar - 19 May 1781 St Helena - 20 Oct Downs.

(4) 1782/3 Madras and China. Capt John Wordsworth. Portsmouth 11 Mar 1783 - 2 Apr São Tiago - 18 Jul Johanna - 29 Aug Madras - 22 Nov Batavia - 20 Feb 1784 Whampoa - 7 Apr Second Bar - 18 Jul Malacca - 2 Nov St Helena - 4 Apr 1785 Downs.



 

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