Foulis

29732
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1783EICS
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
ConstructorJohn Perry (1743-1810)EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1791EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck143' 7"Imperial Feet43.5905 
Length of Keel116' 7"Imperial Feet35.3679 
Breadth35' 1 ½"Imperial Feet10.6807 
Depth in Hold14' 10"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen765Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
11.10.1783 - aft.8.3.1791Captain (HEIC)George Blachford (d.aft.1791)IORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Perry, launched 1783, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 143ft 7in, keel 116ft 7in, breadth 35ft 1½in, hold 14ft 10in, wing transom 23ft 8½in, port cell 26ft 5½in, waist 1ft, between decks 6ft 2in & 6ft 4in, roundhouse 6ft 2½in, ports 13 middle & upper, 765 tons.

Principal Managing Owner:

Robert Preston.

Voyages:

(1) 1783/4 Madras and China. Capt George Blachford. Downs 27 Dec 1783 - 22 Mar 1784 Cape - 5 Jun Madras - 22 Aug Malacca - 24 Sep Whampoa - 25 Dec Second Bar - 8 Apr 1785 St Helena - 7 Jul Downs.

(2) 1785/6 Madras, Bengal, Bombay and China. Capt George Blachford. Downs 20 Feb 1786 - 16 Jun False Bay - 26 Aug Madras - 11 Sep Masulipatam - 4 Oct 'Bengal' - 13 Dec Kedgeree - 11 Feb 1787 Madras - 20 Mar Calicut - 13 Apr Bombay - 13 Aug Penang - 6 Oct Whampoa - 9 Feb 1788 Second Bar - 17 Jul St Helena - 23 Oct Downs.

(3) 1789/90 Madras, Bengal and Benkulen. Capt George Blachford. Downs 3 Jun 1790 - left Madras for Benkulen 8 Mar 1791, not heard of again.



 

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