Exeter

29665
Nominal Guns30IORMAR
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1742EICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1757EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen637Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
174299 IORMAR

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.11.1742 - 13.10.1749Captain (HEIC) William WestonIORMAR7.10.1751 - 7.3.1757Captain (HEIC) William FernellIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Rated at 499 tons, 99 crew, 30 guns.

Voyages:

(1) 1742/3 Madras and Bengal. Capt William Weston. Portsmouth Feb 1743 - 12 Mar Madeira - 30 Aug Madras - 4 Oct Balasore - 27 Jan 1744 Ingeli - 15 Jun St Helena - 29 Aug Downs.

(2) 1745/6 Bengal and Madras. Capt William Weston. Torbay 12 Jul 1746 - 12 Nov Cape - 9 May 1747 Calcutta - 16 Dec Ingeli - 16 Jan 1748 Fort St David - 13 Mar Pondicherry - 24 Apr Fort St David - 20 May Negapatam - 11 Jun Fort St David - 29 Aug Vizagapatam - 9 Sep Balasore - 11 Oct Calcutta - 16 Jan 1749 Ingeli - 18 May Cape - 15 Jun St Helena - 16 Sep Downs.

(3) 1751/2 St Helena and Benkulen. Capt William Fernell. Downs Dec 1751 - 29 Mar 1752 St Helena - 18 Jul Batavia - 29 Aug Benkulen - 19 Oct Moco Moco - 27 Oct Bantal - 13 Dec Benkulen - 21 Mar 1753 St Helena - 11 Jun Downs.

(4) 1754/5 St Helena and Benkulen. Capt William Fernell. Downs Jan 1755 - 27 Mar St Helena - 17 Jul Batavia - 29 Aug Benkulen - 24 Oct Moco Moco - 11 Nov Bantal - 17 Dec Benkulen - 30 Jan 1756 'Tappanooly Bay' - 11 Mar Benkulen - 7 Jul St Helena - 28 Oct Shannon - 15 Jan 1757 Long Reach.



 

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