Dart

29280
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1794EICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypePacket
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1797EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck84' 3"Imperial Feet25.6223 
Length of Keel65' 6"Imperial Feet19.8425 
Breadth25' 5"Imperial Feet7.6454 
Depth in Hold11' 11"Imperial Feet3.3782 
Burthen225Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
25.7.1794 - 25.1.1797Captain (HEIC)Robert GreyIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Company's packet, built by Young, measured 1794, length 84ft 3in, keel 65ft 6in, breadth 25ft 5in, hold 11ft 11in, wing transom 14ft, between decks 5ft 2in, 225 tons.

Voyages:

(1) 1793/4 St Helena and Bengal. Capt Robert Grey. Torbay 29 Aug 1794 - 9 Nov St Helena - 27 Feb 1795 Calcutta - 19 Jun St Helena - 9 Aug Torbay - 23 Aug Blackwall.

(2) 1795/6 St Helena and Bengal. Capt Robert Grey. Portsmouth 13 Nov 1795 - 29 Jan 1796 Cape - 2 Mar St Helena - 31 Mar Cape - 2 Jun Calcutta - 17 Jul Diamond Harbour - 10 Oct St Helena - 7 Dec Dartmouth - 24 Jan 1797 Blackwall.



Sources


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

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