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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of Daniel Webster (Ship)
  •   Built: 1838 in Mattapoisett, MA. Lost in the Arctic, July, 1881

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1838, Dec 1842, OctPlaskett, Joseph N.Nantucket, MA Pacific 1832 0 0*
    1843, May 1847, NovStarbuck, Reuben F.Nantucket, MA Pacific 1264 264 0*
    1848, May 1852, MayBunker, Henry C.Nantucket, MA Pacific 230 660 2500*
    1852, Aug 1856, JulStarbuck, HenryNantucket, MA Pacific 750 0 0*
    1858, Jun 1859, NovBellows, DexterNew Bedford, MA Cumberland Inlet 50 1316 18000*
    1860, Mar 1863, JanAllen, IsaacNew Bedford, MA Davis Straits 0 1484 9000*
    1863, Apr 1864, OctSanborn, Merrill W.New Bedford, MA Hudson's Bay 0 636 9700*
    1865, May 1866, NovKelley, BenjaminNew Bedford, MA Hudson's Bay 0 703 11500*
    1867, May 1872, MayMarvin, George F.New Bedford, MA Arctic 238 3485 45635*
    1877, Apr 1880, OctBorden, Gilbert B.New Bedford, MA Atlantic 1150 550 2400*
    1880, Nov 1881, JulGifford, David LewisNew Bedford, MA Pacific *