General Harris

29765
Nominal GunsUnknownIORMAR
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorEast India Company
Launched1812IORMAR
How acquiredPurpose builtIORMAR
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey IORMAR
ConstructorDaniel Brent (1764-1834)IORMAR
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman EICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last known1831IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck165' 5 ½"Imperial Feet50.3047 
Length of Keel133' 7"Imperial Feet40.5438 
Breadth42' 6"Imperial Feet12.8778 
Burthen1,200Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1812 - 1816John A. Cumberlege Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR
1816 - 1831/10/20James Sims Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR
1831/10/20 - 1831Joseph Christall OwnerIORMAR

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.10.1812 - 7.10.1814Captain (HEIC)Charles Elton PrescottIORMAR28.12.1814 - 7.5.1823Captain (HEIC)George WelsteadIORMAR7.3.1826 - 4.5.1831Captain (HEIC)Joseph StantonIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Brent, launched 1812, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 165ft 5½in, keel 133ft 7in, breadth 42ft 6in, wing transom 25ft 6in, port cell 29ft, waist 1ft 4in, between decks 6ft 5in & 6ft 4in, roundhouse 6ft 4in, ports 14 middle & 13 upper, deck range 97ft, 1200 tons.

Principal Managing Owners:

1-2 John A Cumberlege

3-9 James Sims.

Sold to Joseph Christall 20 Oct 1831 for £6600.

Voyages:

(1) 1812/3 Bombay and China. Capt Charles Elton Prescott. Portsmouth 24 Dec 1812 - 9 May 1813 Bombay - 18 Jul Penang - 7 Aug Malacca - 6 Sep Whampoa - 5 Jan 1814 Second Bar - 26 May St Helena - 6 Aug Downs.

(2) 1814/5 Madras and China. Capt George Welstead. Portsmouth 28 Feb 1815 - 11 Jul Madras - 8 Aug Penang - 9 Sep Malacca - 13 Oct Whampoa - 15 Jan 1816 Second Bar - 23 Mar St Helena - 10 May Downs.

(3) 1816/7 Bombay and China. Capt George Welstead. Downs 7 Jan 1817 - 31 Mar Cape - 31 May Bombay - 22 Dec Batavia - 22 Feb 1818 Whampoa - 16 Mar Second Bar - 27 Apr Penang - 10 Aug St Helena - 6 Oct Downs.

(4) 1818/9 China. Capt George Welstead. Portsmouth 5 Apr 1819 - 20 Jul Penang - 14 Oct Malacca - 24 Sep Singapore - 21 Oct Whampoa - 28 Jan 1820 Second Bar - 21 Apr St Helena - 20 Jun Downs.

(5) 1820/1 Madras and China. Capt George Welstead. Downs 14 Mar 1821 - 20 Jun Madras - 25 Aug Penang - 6 Sep Malacca - 29 Sep Singapore - 6 Nov Whampoa - 25 Jan 1822 Chumpee - 16 Mar Penang - 15 Jul Singapore - 2 Aug Whampoa - 30 Oct Second Bar - 3 Feb 1823 St Helena - 4 Apr Long Reach.

(6) 1823/4 St Helena, Benkulen and China. Capt George Welstead. Downs 15 Jan 1824 - 6 Mar St Helena - 31 May Benkulen - 12 Aug Penang - 5 Sep Singapore - 22 Oct Whampoa - 20 Dec Second Bar - 23 Mar 1825 St Helena - 16 May Downs.

(7) 1825/6 China. Capt Joseph Stanton. Downs 29 Apr 1826 - 16 Aug Whampoa - 29 Nov Second Bar - 20 Feb 1827 St Helena - 6 Apr Downs.

(8) 1827/8 St Helena, Bengal and China. Capt Joseph Stanton. Plymouth 29 Jan 1828 - 9 Apr St Helena - 28 Jun Saugor - 25 Sep Penang - 6 Oct Malacca - 11 Oct Singapore - 9 Nov Whampoa - 17 Jan 1829 Second Bar - 24 Apr St Helena - 17 Jun Downs.

(9) 1829/30 Bengal and China. Capt Joseph Stanton. Downs 15 Feb 1830 - 27 May Saugor - 20 Sep Whampoa - 29 Nov Second Bar - 10 Feb 1831 St Helena - 5 Apr Downs.



 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 4th of June 2020 04:19Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Thursday 4th of June 2020 03:18Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Thursday 4th of June 2020 03:11Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Wednesday 3rd of June 2020 16:33Wade FalconSpanish First Rate ship of the line 'Nuestra Señora de la Santisima Trinidad' (1769) (116)
Tuesday 2nd of June 2020 13:22CySir William Carnegie (7th Earl Northesk) (1756-1831)