Grantham

29853
Nominal Guns34IORMAR
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired1724IORMAR
ShipyardUnknownIORMAR
CategoryMerchantIORMAR
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked28.2.1743/44IORMAR

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentIORMAR
Burthen480490Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
21.12.1724 - 9.8.1733Captain (HEIC)Timothy FieldIORMAR

1 Deck Officer


DatesRankNameSource
7.9.1731 - 9.8.1733Chief MateRoger HaleIORMAR


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Rated at 480/490 tons, 96/98 crew, 34 guns.

Voyages:

(1) 1724/5 St Helena and Benkulen. Capt Timothy Field. Downs 4 Feb 1725 - 4 Jul St Helena - 18 Nov Benkulen - 24 Jan 1726 Moco Moco - 7 Feb Padang - 8 Apr Madras - 19 Jul Benkulen - 29 Aug Sillebar - 9 Sep Benkulen - 18 Oct Batavia - 23 Feb 1727 St Helena - 22 May Downs.

(2) 1728/9 Madras and Bengal. Capt Timothy Field. Downs 6 Mar 1729 - 20 Jul Maldives - 1 Aug Fort St David - 7 Aug Madras - 12 Sep Calcutta - 18 Jan 1730 Ingeli - 16 Jun St Helena - 10 Sep Sheerness.

(3) 1731/2 Madras and Bengal. Capt Timothy Field. Downs 20 Dec 1731 - 13 Apr 1732 Cape - 1 Jul Madras - 10 Aug Calcutta 24 Jan 1733 - 27 May St Helena - 9 Aug Erith.

(4) 1735/6 Madras and Bengal. Capt Roger Hale. Downs 20 Feb 1736 - 14 Jul Madras - 1 Aug Calcutta - 7 Jan 1737 Madras - 3 May St Helena - 7 Aug Downs.

(5) 1738/9 Madras and Bengal. Capt Roger Hale. Portsmouth 11 Mar 1739 - 20 Jul Madras - 28 Sep Calcutta - 28 Nov Ingeli - 23 Mar 1740 St Helena - 17 Sep Downs.

(6) 1741/2 Bengal and Benkulen. Capt Roger Hale. Portsmouth 21 Feb 1742 - 7 Jul Madras - 24 Jul Balasore - 27 Dec Benkulen - 20 Jul 1743 St Augustine's Bay - 1 Dec St Helena - lost off Folkestone 28 Feb 1744.



 

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