Duke of Buccleugh

29384
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1788EICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
Constructor John Randall (1755-1802)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1802EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck161' 8"Imperial Feet49.0761 
Length of Keel130' 4"Imperial Feet39.6274 
Breadth41' 3 ½"Imperial Feet12.5095 
Depth in Hold16' 6"Imperial Feet4.9022 
Burthen1,182Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1788 - 1795 Donald Cameron (c.1765-1797)IORMAR
1795 - 1802 William MoffatIORMAR

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
27.11.1788 - 30.9.1802Captain (HEIC) Thomas WallIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Randall, launched 1788, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 161ft 8in, keel 130ft 4in, breadth 41ft 3½in, hold 16ft 6in, wing transom 26ft 3in, port cell 28ft 5in, waist 3ft 10in, between decks 6ft 6in & 6ft 5in, roundhouse 6ft 6in, ports 14 middle & 13 upper, deck range 95ft 3in, 1182 tons.

Principal Managing Owners:

1-3 Donald Cameron

4-6 William Moffatt.

Voyages:

(1) 1788/9 Madras and China. Capt Thomas Wall. Portsmouth 27 Feb 1789 - 18 Mar Bonavista - 2 Jul Madras - 14 Oct Whampoa - 24 Jan 1790 Second Bar - 28 Apr St Helena - 22 Jun Long Reach.

(2) 1791/2 Bombay and China. Capt Thomas Wall. Downs 15 Feb 1792 - 18 Mar São Tiago - 15 Jun Johanna - 7 Jul Bombay - 17 Oct Whampoa - 21 Jan 1793 Second Bar - 22 Apr St Helena - 28 Jun Plymouth - 12 Aug Long Reach.

(3) 1793/4 St Helena and China. Capt Thomas Wall. Portsmouth 20 Mar 1794 - 14 Apr São Tiago - 20 Jun St Helena - 28 Sep Penang - 9 Jan 1795 Whampoa - 8 Mar Second Bar - 24 Aug St Helena - 19 Nov Portsmouth 1 Dec Long Reach.

(4) 1795/6 China. Capt Thomas Wall. Portsmouth 11 Aug 1796 - 17 Oct St Helena - 8 Jan 1797 Amboina - 18 Mar Whampoa - 30 Apr Second Bar - 30 Dec cape - 21 Feb 1798 St Helena - 25 Jun Cork - 11 Jul Long Reach.

(5) 1789/9 China. Capt Thomas Wall. Portsmouth 18 Jun 1799 - 28 Oct Penang - 16 Jan 1800 Wampoa - 10 Mar Second Bar - 15 Jul St Helena - 28 Sep Long Reach.

(6) 1800/1 China. Capt Thomas Wall. Portsmouth 19 May 1801 - 1 Aug Rio de Janeiro - 31 Oct Penang - 31 Jan 1802 Whampoa - 5 Mar Second Bar - 29 Jun St Helena - 4 Sep Long Reach.



 

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