Fairford

29680
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1781EICS
First Commissioned1782EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardBarnard's Wharf - Rotherhithe EICS
ConstructorJohn Barnard (1705-1784)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Burnt15.4.1783EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck142' 5"Tons BM 
Length of Keel115' 1 ¾"Imperial Feet35.0711 
Breadth35' 11"Imperial Feet10.6731 
Depth in Hold14' 9"Imperial Feet4.3244 
Burthen790Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1781 - 1783/06/15George RamsayIORMAR

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1782 - 15.6.1783Captain (HEIC)John HaldaneIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Barnard, launched 1781, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 142ft 5in, keel 115ft 1¾in, breadth 35ft 11in, hold 14ft 9in, wing transom 23ft 3in, port cell 26ft 6in, between decks 6ft 5in, roundhouse 6ft 4in, ports 13 middle & upper, deck range 77ft, 790 tons.

Principal Managing Owner:

George Ramsay.

Voyages:

(1) 1781/2 Bombay. Capt John Haldane. Portsmouth 11 Sep 1782 - burnt in Bombay harbour 15 Jun 1783.



 

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