Britannia

29113
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched27.8.1794EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardNorthfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
ConstructorThomas Pitcher (1745-1837)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeMerchantman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last known1802EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen384Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1794 - 1798H. JacksonEICS

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1795 - 1796Captain (HEIC)Thomas NixonEICS1797 - 1798Captain (HEIC)William LaymanEICS1799 - 1800Captain (HEIC)Edward Hanmer Palmer (d.1805)EICS1801 - 1802Captain (HEIC)Benjamin StoutEICS


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Voyages:

(1) 1795/6 Bengal. Capt Thomas Nixon. Yarmouth 20 Sep 1795 - 22 Feb 1796 Calcutta - 31 Mar Culpee - 19 Apr Saugor - 22 Jul St Helena - 15 Sep Downs.


EIC Journal (2)IORMAR

Voyages:

(1) From China 1796. Capt William Layman. Bombay 24 Nov 1795 - 2 Dec Calicut - 10 Dec Anjengo - 29 Apr 1796 Whampoa - 28 Jun Macao - 20 Nov St Helena - 9 Feb 1797 Downs.


EIC Journal (3)IORMAR

Voyages:

(1) From Madras 1800. Capt E H Palmer. Madras 16 Apr 1800 - 8 Jul St Helena - 23 Sep Downs. (2) From Bengal 1802. Capt Benjamin Stout. Calcutta 28 Oct 1801 - 5 Dec Kedgeree 4 Jan 1802 - 7 Feb Cape - 26 Mar St Helena - 29 May Downs.



 

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Posted by AvM on Tuesday 23rd of July 2019 15:21

Register of Shipping 1802-1804
master J.Mann
owner Timperon
depth 16ft
voyage LoGrnda

Register of Shipping 1805
Not listed under that name


Posted by AvM on Tuesday 23rd of July 2019 15:14

Registered at London
#99 on 18.05.1795 master John Balleny 384bm
-> Thos. Nixon
-> Jas. Rawort (?)
#206 on 30.05.1799 master John Mann 384bm
-> Cha Spencer Campton

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