Ceylon

29185
Nominal GunsUnknownIORMAR
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Ceylon' (1803) (26)
Captured3.7.1810IORMAR
Home PortMauritius - Indian Ocean IORMAR
ShipyardNorthfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
ConstructorThomas Pitcher (1745-1837)EICS
CategoryUnratedIORMAR
Ship TypePrison Ship
Captured4.4.1811IORMAR
BecomesBritish transport 'Ceylon' (1811)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW1812P
Burthen843Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck148' 8 ½"Imperial Feet45.1231 
Length of Keel116' 0"Imperial Feet35.3568 
Breadth36' 5"Imperial Feet10.994 
Depth in Hold14' 9"Imperial Feet4.3244 
Burthen818Tons BM 


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
IORMARIOR/L/MAR - India Office - Marine Department Records Archive
EICSEast India Company ShipsAndrea CordaniWeb Site
W1812PWar of 1812: PrivateersMichael DunWeb Site
 

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