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Hindostan, 1804
Type: 4th Rate until 1811 when she was converted to a store ship and reduced to 20 guns ; Armament 50
Purchased : 1804 ; Disposal date or year : 1855
Notes:

Late East Indiaman Admiral Rainer : built of teak

8 Mar 1805 to East Indies

21 Apr 1806 Tremendous and Hindostan escorting a homeward-bound fleet of Indiamen.

1811 converted to storeship, 20 guns.

15 Oct 1811 departed Spithead for Malta.

15 Nov 1812 arrived Motherbank, from the Mediterranean and is put under quarantine.

11 Jul 1813 arrived Gibraltar, from Malta, where the plague has arrived.

5 Sep 1813 arrived Motherbank, with a convoy from Gibraltar, and placed under quarantine.

17 Oct 1813 released from quarantine.

26 Jan 1814 arrived Spithead from the Downs.

9 May 1814 arrived Falmouth from Gibraltar.

23 May 1814 departed Spithead with American prisoners for the River.

28 Jun 1814 arrived Spithead from the River.

17 Jul 1814 departed Spithead with a convoy for Spain and Portugal and the Mediterranean ; but they are at anchor again in Cowes roads.

1 Oct 1814 in the Tagus.

17 Oct 1815 released from quarantine on the Motherbank and now at Spithead.

15 Dec 1815 at Malta.

13 Jan 1816 arrived Plymouth Sound, bound for the West Indies.

25 Jan 1816 departed Plymouth Sound for the West Indies.

1819 Renamed Dolphin.

1830 Dolphin shown as a 20 at Chatham in Ordinary

1830 Renamed Justitia, convict ship

20 Dec 1848 Convict hulk, Woolwich.