Doddington

29319
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched19.3.1748EWIKI
First Commissioned1748EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEWIKI
ShipyardDeptford - London IORMAR
ConstructorJohn Wells (d.1794)IORMAR
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Wrecked17.7.1755IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen550Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Burthen600Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1748 - 1755/07/17John HallettIORMAR

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.3.1748 - 14.6.1750Captain (HEIC)Benjamin MasonIORMAR8.1.1752 - 9.6.1754Captain (HEIC)Norton HutchinsonIORMAR1754 - 23.4.1755Captain (HEIC)James Samson (d.1755)IORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Wells, launched 1748, 600 tons.

Principal Managing Owner:

John Hallett

Voyages:

(1) 1748/9 Bombay and China. Capt Benjamin Mason. Downs 8 Jun 1748 - 15 Sep Cape - 5 Feb 1749 Cochin - 20 Feb Tellicherry - 28 Mar Bombay - 1 May Tellicherry - 10 Jun Kedah - 11 Jul Malacca - 9 Aug Whampoa - 4 Dec Second Bar - 3 Mar 1750 St Helena - 21 May Long Reach.

(2) 1751/2 Bombay and Mokha. Capt Norton Hutchinson. Downs 20 Mar 1752 - 10 Apr Lisbon - 3 Aug St Augustine's Bay - 9 Oct Bombay - cruising 22 Oct - 13 Nov - 14 Nov Bombay - 26 Dec Surat - 9 Jan 1753 'Scindy Road' - 19 Feb Surat - 26 Feb Bombay - 11 Mar Mangalore - 17 Mar Tellicherry - 16 Apr Mokha - 16 Sep Bombay - 14 Feb 1754 Cape - 17 Mar St Helena - 31 May Gravesend.

(3) 1754/5 India, to remain. Capt James Samson. Downs 23 Apr 1755 - wrecked in Algoa Bay 17 Jul 1755.



 

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