Duke of Northumberland

29406
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched28.2.1831ref:1381
First Commissioned1831EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtref:1381
ShipyardNewcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland - River Tyne EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeMerchantman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked25.8.1838ref:1381

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen608Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1831/02/28 - 1832 T. and W. Smith (1756 -  )IORMAR
1832 - 1838/08/25William Langley Poperef:1381

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
27.6.1831 - 19.6.1832Captain (HEIC)William Langley PopeIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Chartered ship, 608 tons.

Principal Managing Owners:

Thomas & W Smith.

Voyages:

(1) 1830/1 Bengal. Capt William Langley Pope. Portsmouth 24 Jul 1831 - 9 Nov Calcutta - left Bengal 28 Jan 1832 - 1 Apr Cape - 19 Apr St Helena - 31 May Gravesend.



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EICSEast India Company ShipsAndrea CordaniWeb Site
ref:1381Ships of the East India CompanyRowan HackmanBook
IORMARIOR/L/MAR - India Office - Marine Department Records Archive
 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by AvM on Saturday 26th of October 2019 15:47

From Hackamn book:

DUKE OF NORTHUMBERLAND. Ship. 1831-1832.
608.11/94 bm. 128'6 x 32'5
28.2.1831: Launched by Thomas & William Smith, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, for own account. Captain William L.
Pope.
1) 24.7.1831 - 2.6.1832: Bengal direct.
1832: Sold to Captain William Pope, and continued in private trade to India.
25.8.1838: Wrecked on Northumberland Point, Cape Town. Crew and passengers all saved.
DUKE OF PORTLAND. Ship. 1770-1782

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