Calcutta

29139
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched31.3.1798EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardDeptford - London EICS
ConstructorJohn Wells (1761-1848)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Foundered1809EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Length of Gundeck146' 2"Imperial Feet44.5019 
Length of Keel118' 9"Imperial Feet35.9791 
Breadth36' 2"Imperial Feet10.9813 
Depth in Hold14' 9"Imperial Feet4.3244 
Burthen819Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1798/03/31 - 1804Robert CharnockEICS
1804 - 1809Henry Bonham (1765-1830)EICS

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1798 - 1804Captain (HEIC)William MaxwellEICS1805 - 1807Captain (HEIC)John ReddieEICS1808 - 1809Captain (HEIC)William MaxwellEICS

 

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