Gabriel

29747
Nominal Guns20E-WIKI
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched24.9.1794E-WIKI
First Commissioned1797EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardGillet's Dockyard - Calcutta E-WIKI
Constructor Gabriel GilletE-WIKI
CategoryMerchantE-WIKI
Ship TypeCountry Ship E-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Wrecked8.9.1801E-WIKI

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentE-WIKI
Building MaterialTeak  
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen878Tons BM 

Armament


24.9.1794Broadside Weight = 78 Imperial Pound ( 35.373 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck2 British 18-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.1.1796 - 6.2.1797Captain (HEIC) John CaiseIORMAR9.2.1799 - aft.7.1799Captain (HEIC) TurnbullIORMAR

1 Deck Officer


DatesRankNameSource
9.2.1799 - 17.7.1799Chief Mate James WatersIORMAR

Service History


DateEventSource
8.9.1801

Wrecked in the Strait of Jubal at the entrance to the Gulf of Suez.

E-WIKI


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Voyages:

(1) From Bengal 1796. Capt John Caise. Diamond Harbour 16 Jan 1796 - 13 Feb Saugor - 27 Jun St Helena - 26 Nov Crookhaven - 11 Dec Downs.

(2) From Bengal 1799. Capt Turnbull?. Bengal 9 Feb 1799 - 10 May St Helena - 17 Jul 'towards England'



 

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