Good Hope

29832
Nominal GunsUnknownIORMAR
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1796IORMAR
ShipyardUnknownIORMAR
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1799IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Length of Gundeck138' 7"Imperial Feet42.0671 
Length of Keel109' 2"Imperial Feet33.2288 
Breadth39' 1 ½"Imperial Feet11.8999 
Depth in Hold15' 11"Imperial Feet4.5771 
Burthen885Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1796 - 1799John Mangles (1760-1837) Principal Managing OwnerIORMAR

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
30.3.1796 - 22.8.1799Captain (HEIC)John Woodbridge HiltonIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Extra ship, repaired by Wells 1796, 3 decks, length 138ft 7in, keel 109ft 2in, breadth 39ft 1½in, hold 15ft 11in, wing transom 24ft, port cell 28ft ½in, waist 1ft 11in, between decks 6ft 6¼in & 6ft 8½in, roundhouse 6ft 2in, ports 10 middle & upper, deck range 85ft, 885 tons.

Principal Managing Owner: John Mangles.

Voyages:

(1) 1795/6 Bombay. Capt John Woodbridge Hilton. Portsmouth 27 Jun 1796 - 19 Sep Cape - 20 Jan 1797 Bombay - 18 Mar Mahé - 18 Apr Cochin - 8 Jul Simons Bay - 2 Aug St Helena - 28 Oct Long Reach.

(2) 1797/8 Madras. Capt John Woodbridge Hilton. Portsmouth 24 Mar 1798 - 5 Jun Simons Bay - 14 Aug Madras - 3 Jan 1799 Cape - 8 Feb St Helena - 17 Jul Long Reach.



 

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