Glatton

29811
Nominal GunsUnknownIORMAR
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1777IORMAR
ShipyardDeptford - London IORMAR
ConstructorJohn Wells (d.1794)IORMAR
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1788IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck139' 0"Imperial Feet42.3672 
Length of Keel111' 7"Imperial Feet33.849 
Breadth36' 1 ¼"Imperial Feet10.9792 
Depth in Hold15' 0"Imperial Feet4.572 
Burthen773Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1777 - 1788Sir Richard Neave (1st Baronet of Dagnam Park) (1731-1814) Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.11.1777 - 22.2.1780Captain (HEIC)Richard DovetonIORMAR8.3.1780 - 27.5.1782Captain (HEIC)John ClementsIORMAR13.12.1782 - 9.12.1788Captain (HEIC)Charles DrummondIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Wells, launched 1777, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 139ft, keel 111ft 7in, breadth 36ft 1¼in, hold 15ft, wing transom 23ft 1in, port cell 25ft 1½in, between decks 6ft 6in, 773 tons.

Principal Managing Owner:

Richard Neave.

Voyages:

(1) 1777/8 Madras and China. Capt Richard Doveton. Plymouth 8 Feb 1778 - 12 Jun Johanna - 18 Jul Madras - 20 Oct Whampoa - 2 Mar 1779 Second Bar - 14 May Madura - 24 Sep St Helena - 12 Jan 1780 Downs.

(2) 1779/80 China. Capt John Clements. Portsmouth 3 Jun 1780 - 31 Jan 1781 Whampoa - 9 Apr Second Bar - 1 Aug Benkulen - 19 Aug Padang - 25 Sep Benkulen - 17 Dec St Helena - 10 Mar 1782 Plymouth - 31 Mar Downs.

(3) 1782/3 Bombay. Capt Charles Drummond. Portsmouth 16 Mar 1783 - 9 Apr São Tiago - 19 Aug Johanna - 20 Sep Bombay - 26 Nov Mangalore - 3 Dec Cannanore - 20 Dec Tellicherry - 25 Dec Cochin - 13 Jan 1784 Cannanore - 5 Feb Bombay - 2 Mar Surat - 2 May Mokha - 10 Sep Bombay - 18 Oct Cochin - 27 Nov Kedgeree - 18 Apr 1785 Madras - 27 Jul Benkulen - 30 Aug Penang - 6 Oct Benkulen - 14 Dec Cape - 7 Jan 1786 St Helena - 13 Apr Downs.

(4) 1786/7 Madras and China. Capt Charles Drummond. Downs 4 Mar 1787 - 3 Jul Johanna - 7 Aug Madras - 12 Dec Whampoa - 25 Mar 1788 Second Bar - 18 Aug St Helena - 7 Nov Long Reach.



 

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