Carnatic

29160
Nominal Guns26EWIKI
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1787EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardCuckolds Point - Rotherhithe IORMAR
ConstructorJohn Randall (1755-1802)IORMAR
CategoryMerchantEWIKI
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Sold for Break Up1802EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck163' 2"Imperial Feet49.6832 
Length of Keel132' 7 ½"Imperial Feet40.2463 
Breadth40' 8 1 ½"Imperial Feet12.2047 
Depth in Hold16' 4"Imperial Feet4.8937 
Burthen1169Tons BM 

Armament


1800Broadside Weight = 117 Imperial Pound ( 53.0595 kg)IORMAR
Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1787 - 1793Gilbert SlaterIORMAR
1793 - 1802John JacksonIORMAR

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.11.1787 - 26.7.1792Captain (HEIC)John CornerIORMAR19.10.1793 - 25.7.1800Captain (HEIC)James JacksonIORMAR27.10.1800 - 26.7.1802Captain (HEIC)Horatio Beevor (d.1808)IORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Randall, launched 1787, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 163ft 2in, keel 132ft 7½in, breadth 40ft 8½in, hold 16ft 4in, wing transom 24ft 6in, port cell 28ft 3in, waist 3ft 8½in, between decks 6ft 6in & 6ft 4in, ports 14 middle & upper, deck range 91ft 4in, 1169 tons.

Principal Managing Owners:

1-2 Gilbert Slater

3-6 John Jackson.

Voyages:

(1) 1787/8 Madras and China. Capt John Corner. Downs 29 Jan 1788 - 3 Mar Madeira - 26 Jun Madras - 24 Aug Penang - 15 Oct Whampoa - 26 Jan 1789 Second Bar - 18 Mar St Helena - 3 Jul Long Reach.

(2) 1790/1 Madras and China. Capt John Corner. Portsmouth 3 Feb 1791 - 30 May Madras - 22 Aug Malacca - 22 Sep Whampoa - 12 Dec Second Bar - 19 Jan 1792 Batavia - 7 Apr St Helena - 10 Jun Long Reach.

(3) 1793/4 Madras and China. Capt James Jackson. Portsmouth 2 May 1794 - 11 Sep Madras - 23 Oct Penang - 21 Jan 1795 Whampoa - 5 Mar Second bar - 26 Apr Malacca - 31 Aug St Helena - 13 Nov Finish Roads, Ireland - 27 Dec Long Reach.

(4) 1795/6 China. Capt James Jackson. Portsmouth 11 Aug 1796 - 16 Oct St Helena - 8 Jan 1797 Amboina - 18 Mar Whampoa - 28 Apr Second Bar - 23 Oct Cape - 3 Dec St Helena - 4 Feb 1798 Long Reach.

(5) 1798/9 Bombay and China. Capt James Jackson. Portsmouth 31 Dec 1798 - 25 Mar 1799 Cape - 12 May Johanna - 11 Jun Bombay - 14 Sep Malacca - 30 Oct Whampoa - 22 Dec Second Bar - 18 Jan 1800 Malacca - 11 Apr St Helena - 26 Jun Long Reach.

(6) 1800/1 St Helena, Benkulen and China. Capt Horatio Beevor. Portsmouth 9 Jan 1801 - 4 Apr St Helena - 12 Jul Benkulen - 26 Aug Penang - 10 Sep Malacca - 29 Sep Whampoa - 8 Dec Second Bar - 12 Apr 1802 St Helena - 14 Jun Long Reach.



 

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