Compton

29248
Nominal Guns30EICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired11.12.1722EICS
ShipyardBronsdon's Yard - Deptford EICS
ConstructorThomas Bronsdon (d.1736)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Burnt1737EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen480Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1722/12/11 - 1737Henry Gough (1681-1751)EICS

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.12.172290 IORMAR

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.12.1722 - 9.4.1726Captain (HEIC)William MawsonIORMAR13.2.1728 - 14.6.1734Captain (HEIC)John MisenorIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Rated at 440/480 tons, 88/90 crew, 30 guns.

Voyages:

(1) 1722/3 Bombay. Capt William Mawson. Downs 1 Apr 1723 - 23 Aug Bombay - 17 Oct Karwar - 26 Oct Tellicherry - 3 Nov Cochin - 13 Nov Anjengo - 5 Dec Cochin - 10 Dec Calicut - 12 Dec Tellicherry - 16 Jan 1724 Bombay - 15 Feb Surat - 4 Apr Bombay - 18 Jun Bandar Abbas - 12 Aug Basra - 28 Nov Bandar Abbas - 7 Jan 1725 Surat - 10 Feb Bombay - 23 Mar Goa - 8 Apr Tellicherry - 10 May Madras - 11 Nov Cape - 26 Dec St Helena - 19 Jan 1726 Ascension - 9 Apr Woolwich.

(2) 1727/8 Bengal. Capt John Misenor. Downs 26 Feb 1728 - 27 Mar São Tiago - 5 Aug Madras - 22 Sep Calcutta - 8 Feb 1729 Cochin - 12 Mar Socotra - 25 Mar Mokha - 18 Apr Jiddah - 25 Jul Mokha - 28 Aug Madras - 15 Sep Balasore - 1 Oct Calcutta - 7 Jan 1730 Madras - 13 May St Helena - 6 Aug Woolwich.

(3) 1731/2 China. Capt John Misenor. Downs 21 Dec 1731 - 4 Jan 1732 Madeira - 5 Mar Cape - 15 May Batavia - 2 Jul Whampoa - 16 Nov Malacca - 17 Feb 1733 Bombay - 2 Mar Surat - 27 Mar Bombay - 27 Apr Anjengo - 7 May Madras - 21 Jun Malacca - 22 Jul Whampoa 7 Dec - 18 Mar 1734 St Helena - 14 Jun Deptford.

(4) 1735/6 Bengal and Benkulen. Capt Robert Holmes. 6 Feb 1736 - burnt at Benkulen 12 Jan 1737.



 

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