George Home

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George Home

Post by AvM » Sat May 05, 2018 12:23 pm

According to Rowan Hackman
WShips of the East Indioa Company"

In 1809 was launched at HM Dockyard , Plymouth as a ship for Royal Navy as a 20 gun ship
not commissioned!! and sold

440 70/94bm
fitted by Curling, Yueng &Co.'s
Sold before completion to Powles & Co., London as GEORGE HOME
for India trade

Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser - Monday 02 December 1822
Offered for sale on 11 Dec 1822 at LLoyd'S Caffe House

Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser - Tuesday 12 July 1831
lying in St.Katherine Dock for sale (447t)

Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser - Friday 22 September 1837

Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser - Friday 06 October 1837
440 70/94 bm
for sale lying West india Export Dock


Not in London register 1809-1815!!
then (all time 44070/94bm)
registered #199 on 11 Sep 1819 master J.A.Tefler (then J::young)
de novo #464 on 12 July 1825 master J.Hippine
de novo #728 on 16 Sep 1826 master J.F. Steel
de novo#312 on 2 Aug 1827 master J.F.Steel
de novo #4 on 5 Jan 1832 master Thomas James-> A.D.Stantis (?)
de novo #308 in 1849 master Ch,Lawson->John Neil _> Mc Inmor

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Re: George Home

Post by AvM » Sat May 05, 2018 3:27 pm

she could be
HMS JALOUSE built 1809 Plymouth
423bm
sold 8 Mar 1819 at Chatham to G.T.Young for £1660

Underwriters register 1821
George Home ship built 1809 Plymouth class A1 1819
master & owner J.Teflor 425t draught 17ft
lrp'19
service Lo.India

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Re: George Home

Post by AvM » Sat May 05, 2018 5:41 pm

George Home

LRS 1847-48 Bark ptd.40 441 Srps.45 lpr.40 s.d.35 CLASS AE1''45 voyage Lon-SSeas owner T.Sturge master Distant
LRS 1850-51 Bark ptd.40 441 Srps.45 lpr.40 s.d.35 NO CLASS'49 voyage Lon-Valparaiso!

She was active in South Seas 1832- Dec 1848.

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Re: George Home

Post by AvM » Sat May 05, 2018 5:47 pm

And the end:

On 26 April 1851, George Home with 2 passengers and a crew of 17, was lost

Barque George Home was abandoned 150 miles SSE of Kangaroo Island. With eight feet of water in the hold, she was beginning to break up. The crew took to the boats and were rescued near Cape Jervis.

https://wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?52492

http://www.environment.gov.au/shipwreck ... =expandAll

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