Asia

28976
Asia Merchant
Nominal Guns32EICS
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1683EICS
ShipyardThames - England - Thames, Medway and The Nore EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeMerchantman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Sold11.12.1694EICS
BecomesBritish Other Vessels hulk 'Asia' (1694)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen460Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1683 - 1694/01/11Gregory PageEICS

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
168389 EICS

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1684 - 1685Captain (HEIC)Elias CrappEICS

Service History


DateEventSource
1684

Taken up for East India Company service.

EICS


Notes on Ship


JournalIORMAR

450 tons, 32 guns, 89 crew. Voyages: (1) 1683/4 Surat and the Maldives. Capt Elias Clapp. 21 Mar 1684 - 25 Jul 1685.



Sources


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

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