Anson

28951
Nominal Guns28W024
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched5.9.1746W024
How acquiredPurpose builtW024
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall W024
ConstructorJohn Perry (1713-1771)W024
CategoryMerchantW024
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured20.9.1747W024

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW024
Burthen479Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.9.174699 W024

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
23.1.1746/47 - 2.9.1747Captain (HEIC)Charles FoulisW024

Service History


DateEventSource
2.9.1747Taken by L'Anglesea (52) , Apollon (32) W024


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Rated at 499 tons, 28 guns, 99 crew.

Voyages:

(1) 1746/7 Bombay. Capt Charles Foulls. Downs 23 Jan 1747 - 24 May St Augustine's Bay - captured by French 2 Sep off Bombay.

 



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W024East India Company ShipsAndrea CordaniWeb Site
IORMARIOR/L/MAR - India Office - Marine Department Records Archive
 

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