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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of George Porter (Ship)
  •   Built: 1814 in Orrington, ME. Wrecked and cond at Mahe, 1850

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1819, Jun 1821, MarCottle, DavidNantucket, MA Brazil 0 684 0*
    1827, Apr 1828, JunSamson, SethNew Bedford, MA Brazil 102 1517 12739*
    1828, Jul 1829, JulSamson, SethNew Bedford, MA Brazil 0 1340 11150*
    1829, Jul 1830, MayWeeks, CharlesNew Bedford, MA Brazil 90 1472 12020*
    1830, Jul 1831, FebFisher, JaredNew Bedford, MA South Atlantic 30 1820 0*
    1831, Apr 1832, FebHammond, ClementNew Bedford, MA South Atlantic 80 1800 0*
    1832, Jul 1833, MarHammond, ClementNew Bedford, MA South Atlantic 1850 15000*
    1833, May 1834, MayFisher, Alfred K.New Bedford, MA South Atlantic 0 1703 0*
    1834, Jul 1835, JunFisher, Alfred K.New Bedford, MA South Atlantic 52 963 0*
    1835, Jul 1836, MayPoole, EphraimNew Bedford, MA South Atlantic 0 707 0*
    1836, May 1837, MayLeonard, Joseph B.New Bedford, MA South Atlantic 0 888 6186*
    1837, Jul 1838, MayLeonard, Joseph B.New Bedford, MA South Atlantic 42 633 0*
    1839, Nov 1843, JulLuce, GeorgeNew Bedford, MA Pacific 1408 0 0*
    1843, Sep 1847, MarArthur, Andrew E.New Bedford, MA Pacific 1579 16 0*
    1848, Mar 1850, Ellis, BenjaminNew Bedford, MA Indian 750 0 0*