Bencoolen

29041
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1818EICS
ShipyardLiverpool - Lancashire EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Broken Up1844EICS

Dimensions


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

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1818 - 1832 Jones & CoEWIKI
1832 - 1839William MartinEICS
1839 - 1844R BrownEICS

2 Commanding Officers


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


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
EICSEast 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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