Bencoolen

29041
Nominal GunsUnknownW024
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1818W024
ShipyardLiverpool - Lancashire W024
CategoryMerchantW024
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1844W024

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEWIKI
Length of Gundeck144' 2"Imperial Feet43.8924 
Breadth26' 8"Imperial Feet7.9587 
Burthen416 5394Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW024
Burthen416Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1818 - 1832 Jones & CoEWIKI
1832 - 1839William MartinW024
1839 - 1844R BrownW024

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1819 - 1820Captain (Merchant)Joseph AnsticeEWIKI1832 - 1833Captain (HEIC)William TullisW024


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

416 tons.

Principal Managing Owner: William Martin.

Voyages:

(1) 1831/2 Bengal. Capt William Tullis. Downs 8 Aug 1832 - 27 Dec Calcutta - 11 Feb 1833 Diamond Harbour - 24 Apr St Helena - 15 Jun Blackwall.



Sources


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

Previous comments on this page

Posted by AvM on Tuesday 18th of June 2019 16:30

Bencoolen
registered London #229 in 1837 416 53/94 master Fa.Gilbert

Shipping and Mercantile Gazette - Wednesday 08 November 1843
offered for sale

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