Brunswick

29118
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched18.9.1792EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
ConstructorJohn Perry (1743-1810)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Captured11.7.1805EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Length of Keel130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth42' 0"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Burthen1244Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1792/09/18 - 1805/07/11Thomas Newte (c.1749-1806)EICS

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1793 - 1794Captain (HEIC)Allen CooperEICS1795 - 1797Captain (HEIC)Thomas Palmer AcklandEICS1798 - 1801Captain (HEIC)James Ludovic GrantEICS1802 - 1803Captain (HEIC)Philip HughesEICS1804 - 1805Captain (HEIC)James Ludovic GrantEICS


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Perry, launched 1792, 3 decks, 4in bottom, keel 130ft, breadth 42ft, 1244 tons.

Principal Managing Owner: Thomas Newte.

Voyages:

(1) 1792/3 Bombay and China. Capt Allen Cooper. Downs 14 Jan 1793 - 14 May Bombay - 22 Aug Malacca - 17 Sep Whampoa - 1 Nov Second Bar - 12 Apr 1794 St Helena - 20 Jul Galway - 27 Aug Downs.

(2) 1794/5 Bombay and China. Capt Thomas Palmer Acland. Portsmouth 24 May 1795 - 7 Jul San Salvador - 4 Sep Simons Bay - 1 Oct Cape - 21 Dec Cochin - 5 Jan 1796 Bombay - 27 Feb Mahim - 16 Mar Bombay - 16 Jun Malacca - 7 Jul Whampoa - 11 Nov Second Bar - 27 Jan 1797 Penang - 4 Apr Cape - 29 Apr St Helena - 28 Jul Long Reach.

(3) 1797/8 Bombay and China. Capt James Ludovic Grant. Portsmouth 17 Feb 1798 - 4 Jun Bombay - 11 Sep Malacca - 13 Oct Whampoa - 21 Dec Second Bar - 17 May 1799 St Helena - 1 Aug Long Reach.

(4) 1799/1800 Madras and China. Capt James Ludovic Grant. Portsmouth 17 Mar 1800 - 13 Jul Madras - 23 Aug Penang - 19 Sep Malacca - 30 Oct Whampoa - 16 Jan 1801 Second Bar - 15 Apr St Helena - 17 Jun Long Reach.

(5) 1801/2 China. Capt Philip Hughes. Downs 29 Mar 1802 - 10 May San Salvador - 7 Sep Whampoa - 25 Oct Second Bar - 14 Feb 1803 St Helena - 25 Apr Long Reach.

(6) 1803/4 Ceylon and China. Capt James Ludovic Grant. Portsmouth 20 Mar 1804 - captured by the French 11 Jul 1805 off Point de Galle, ran ashore in Simons Bay, Cape, 2 Sep 1805.

 



Sources


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

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Posted by AvM on Monday 22nd of July 2019 19:32

Captured b<y the French ship MARENGO and frigate BELLE POULE
Taken to mauritius
Wrecked at the Cape of Good Hope on her way to France.

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