[Note 621.8]

In 1822 a public meeting was held in London  fr the purpose of forming a steamship company to trade between England and India. The company built the Enterprize which sailed from London to Calcutta in August 1825.


The Enterprize (National Maritime Museum)

Reference: Kennedy, J. The History of Steam Navigation (London, Charles Birchall, 1903) pp45-47


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