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Hindostan, 1804
Type: 4th Rate ; Armament 50
Launched : 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.

Portsmouth 20 Sep 1811 Sailed for Malta.

Portsmouth 15 Oct 1811 Sailed for the Mediterranean.

Portsmouth 15 Nov 1812 Arrived from the Mediterranean and is put under quarantine.

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

Portsmouth 4 Sep 1813 Arrived from the Mediterranean.

Portsmouth 5 Sep 1813 Arrived with a convoy from Gibraltar, and placed under quarantine.

Portsmouth 17 Oct 1813 Released from quarantine.

Portsmouth 26 Jan 1814 Arrived from the Downs.

Falmouth 9 May 1814 Arrived from Gibraltar.

Portsmouth 23 May 1814 Sailed with American prisoners on board, for the River.

Portsmouth 28 Jun 1814 Arrived from the River.

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

Tagus 1 Oct 1814 Remains.

Portsmouth 17 Oct 1815 Released from quarantine and now at Spithead.

Malta 15 Dec 1815 Remains.

Plymouth 13 Jan 1816 Came in, bound for the West Indies.

Plymouth 25 Jan 1816 Sailed 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.