Falcon

29684
Nominal Guns30IORMAR
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1670EICS
ShipyardUnknownEICS
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked30.3.1684IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen380Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Burthen380430Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
167076 IORMAR

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1671 - 27.6.1672Captain (HEIC)Edward SeamanIORMAR3.1673/74 - 1679Captain (HEIC)John StraffordIORMAR2.1680 - 4.1681Captain (HEIC)Edward LedgerIORMAR3.1682 - 15.4.1684Captain (HEIC)Edward PrestwichIORMAR

Service History


DateEventSource
27.6.1672Taken by the DutchIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

380/430 tons, 76 crew, 30 guns.

Voyages:

(1) 1670/1 Surat. Capt Edward Seaman. Feb 1671 - captured off the Lizard by a Flushing man-of-war 27 Jun 1672 and taken to Bergen - recovered.

(2) 1673/4 Surat and Bombay. Capt John Stafford. 30 Mar 1674 - 30 Jul 1675.

(3) 1675/6 Madras and Bengal. Capt John Stafford. 8 Jan 1676 - 13 Aug 1677.

(4) 1677/8 Madras and Bengal. Capt John Stafford. 23 Jan 1678 - 15 Aug 1679.

(5) 1679/80 Bantam. Capt Edward Ledger. Feb 1680 - 14 Jul Bantam - 5 Apr 1681 Spithead.

(6) 1681/2 Surat. Capt Edward Prestwich. 26 Mar 1682 - 8 Aug 1683.

(7) 1683/4 Surat. Capt Edward Prestwich. Downs 15 Apr 1684 - wrecked at Bombay.



 

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