Earl of Hertford

29581
Nominal Guns26EICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1781EICS
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
ConstructorJohn Perry (1743-1810)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked15.10.1782EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck143' 3"Imperial Feet43.5882 
Length of Keel115' 7"Imperial Feet35.0639 
Breadth36' 3"Imperial Feet10.9855 
Depth in Hold15' 0"Imperial Feet4.572 
Burthen807Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1781 - 1782/10/15Charles FoulisIORMAR

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1781 - 15.10.1782Captain (HEIC)Daniel ClarkeIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Perry, launched 1781, 3 decks, 4in, bottom, length 143ft 3in, keel 115ft 7in, breadth 36ft 3in, hold 15ft, wing transom 23ft 9in, port cell 26ft 8in, between decks 6ft 2in & 6ft 4in, roundhouse 6ft 5in, ports 13 middle & upper, 807 tons.

Principal Managing Owner: Charles Foulis.

Voyages:

(1) 1780/1 China. Capt Daniel Clarke. Plymouth 26 Jun 1781 - lost in Madras Roads 15 Oct 1782.



 

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