Gabriel

29747
Nominal Guns20EWIKI
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched24.9.1794EWIKI
First Commissioned1797EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEWIKI
ShipyardGillet's Dockyard - Calcutta EWIKI
ConstructorGabriel GilletEWIKI
CategoryMerchantEWIKI
Ship TypeCountry Ship EWIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Wrecked8.9.1801EWIKI

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEWIKI
Building MaterialTeak  
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Burthen878Tons BM 

Armament


24.9.1794Broadside Weight = 78 Imperial Pound ( 35.373 kg)EWIKI
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 MateJames WatersIORMAR

Service History


DateEventSource
8.9.1801

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

EWIKI


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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