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Caledonia

29141
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1795EICS
ShipyardCalcutta - Bengal - Hooghly EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeMerchantmanEICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Burnt1803EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen808Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1795 - 1803 Gilmore & CoEICS

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1795 - 1797Captain (HEIC)
Alexander BallantyneBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1795-1797
EICS
25.5.1796 - 9.4.1797Second Mate
Andrew MacRedieBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1796-1797
EICS
1797 - 1802Captain (HEIC)
George ThomasBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1797-1802
EICS

Service History


DateEventSource
1803

Destroyed by fire on passage from Balasore roads to Bombay.

EICS


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Voyages:

(1) From Bengal 1796. Capt Alexander Ballantyne. Calcutta 25 May 1796 - Saugor 24 Jun - 29 Sep Cape - 28 Oct St Helena - 14 Jan 1797 Lisbon - 8 Apr Downs.

(2) From Bengal 1800. Capt George Thomas. Bengal 2 Jan 1800 - 19 Mar St Helena - 2 Jun Long Reach.

(3) From Bengal 1801. Capt George Thomas. Calcutta 18 Jun 1801 - left Bengal 11 Sep - 20 Dec Cape - 3 Feb 1802 St Helena - 17 Apr Greenhithe.



 

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