Castle Huntley

29173
Nominal Guns26EICS
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1812EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardBengal - India EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1834EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck167' 7 ¾"Imperial Feet50.9207 
Length of Keel135' 8"Imperial Feet41.1538 
Breadth42' 7 ½"Imperial Feet12.8143 
Depth in Hold17' 2"Imperial Feet5.1889 
Burthen1311Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1812 - 1817Thomas GarlandIORMAR
1817 - 1821John PatersonIORMAR
1821 - 1831John H. GledstanesIORMAR
1831 - 1834James GardnerIORMAR

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1812130 IORMAR

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.11.1812 - 16.6.1817Captain (HEIC)John PatersonIORMAR8.12.1817 - 5.7.1831Captain (HEIC)Henry Andrews DrummondIORMAR1832 - 1834Captain (HEIC)Charles K. JohnstoneIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built in Bengal in 1812, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 167ft 7¾in, keel 135ft 8in, breadth 42ft 7½in, hold 17ft 2in, wing transom 25ft 6in, port cell 29ft 5in, waist 1ft 5in, between decks 6ft 5in, roundhouse 6ft 5in, ports 14 middle & upper, deck range 97ft 2in, 26 guns, 130 crew, 1311 tons.

Principal Managing Owners:

1-3 Thomas Garland,

4-5 John Paterson,

6-10 John H Gledstanes,

11 James Gardener.

Voyages:

(1) From Bengal 1813. Capt John Paterson. Kidderpore 6 Nov 1812 - left Bengal 16 Feb 1813 - 9 Jun St Helena - 24 Aug Blackwall.

(2) 1813/4 Madras and China. Capt John Paterson. Portsmouth 22 Feb 1814 - 4 Jul Madras - 21 Aug Penang - 15 Sep Malacca - 1 Dec Whampoa - 9 Jan 1815 Second Bar - 19 Apr St Helena - 25 Jun Long Reach.

(3) 1815/6 Bombay and China. Capt John Paterson. Downs 23 Jan 1816 - 17 May Bombay - 5 Aug Malacca - 3 Sep Whampoa - 25 Dec Second Bar - 12 Mar 1817 St Helena - 16 May Long Reach.

(4) 1817/8 Bengal and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Portsmouth 27 Mar 1818 - 14 Jul New Anchorage - 2 Oct Saugor - 31 Oct Penang - 25 Jan 1819 Whampoa - 22 Feb Second Bar - 24 May St Helena - 2 Aug Long Reach.

(5) 1819/20 Bengal and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Downs 14 Jan 1820 - 17 May New Anchorage - 15 Aug Malacca - 23 Aug Singapore - 9 Sep Whampoa - 18 Jan 1821 Second Bar - 10 Apr St Helena - 8 Jun Long Reach.

(6) 1821/2 Bombay and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Plymouth 13 Mar 1822 - 11 Jun Bombay - 22 Aug Penang - 9 Sep Singapore - 1 Oct Whampoa - 25 Dec Second Bar - 17 Mar 1823 - St Helena - 13 May Gravesend.

(7) 1823/4 Bombay and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Cowes 14 Feb 1824 - 8 Jun Bombay - 23 Aug Singapore - 10 Sep Whampoa - 18 Dec Second Bar - 2 Mar 1825 St Helena - 28 Apr Lower Hope.

(8) 1825/6 Madras and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Downs 10 Mar 1826 - 17 Jun Madras - 16 Aug Penang - 7 Sep Singapore - 18 Oct Whampoa - 26 Dec Second Bar - 16 Mar 1827 St Helena - 12 May Lower Hope.

(9) 1827/8 Mauritius and China. Capt Thomas Dunkin. Downs 24 Mar 1828 - 17 Jun Port Louis - 24 Jul Penang - 24 Aug Singapore - 19 Sep Whampoa - 12 Dec Second Bar - 24 Apr 1829 St Helena - 19 Jun Blackwall.

(10) 1829/30 Madras and China. Capt Henry Andrews Drummond. Downs 27 Mar 1820 - 17 Jul Madras - 22 Aug Penang - 4 Sep Malacca - 11 Sep Singapore - 14 Oct Whampoa - 15 Dec Second Bar - 27 Mar 1831 St Helena - 3 Jun Gravesend.

(11) 1832/3 Madras, Bengal and China. Capt Charles K Johnstone. Downs 4 Mar 1833 - 7 Jun Madras - 27 Jun Saugor - 12 Sep Penang - 28 Oct Whampoa - 25 Dec Second Bar - 17 Mar 1834 St Helena - 19 May Blackwall.



Sources


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

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