Carnatic

29162
Nominal Guns26EICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1786EICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeMerchantman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last known1787EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Burthen758Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1786 - 1787William Palmer (1768-1821)IORMAR

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
178699 IORMAR

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
2.3.1786 - 6.9.1787Captain (HEIC)Lestock Peach WilsonIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Chartered ship, 758 tons, rated at 99 crew, 26 guns.

Principal Managing Owner: William Palmer.

Voyages:

(1) 1785/6 China. Capt Lestock Wilson. Downs 12 Apr 1786 - 9 May São Tiago - 20 Sep Whampoa - 18 Jan 1787 Second Bar - 16 May St Helena - 1 Aug Long Reach.



Sources


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

Previous comments on this page

Posted by AvM on Tuesday 6th of August 2019 18:08


From Hackman book:

CARNATIC. Ship. 1786-1787.
758 bm. 111'6 x 36'3 x 14'4
10.1773: Launched by Wells, Deptford, as the TRUE BRITON.
1786: Purchased on completion of her service for the Company by William Palmer, and renamed. Captain Lestock
Wilson.
1) 12.4.1786 - 27.7.1787: China direct.78
1788: Sold for use as a hulk

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