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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of Mount Vernon (Ship)
  •   Built: 1820 in Newbury, MA. Sank Ochotsk Sea, June 15, 1856

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1836, Jun 1837, JulCovell, Clement P.New Bedford, MA Indian 244 1938 20271*
    1837, Nov 1840, MarShearman, Edward T.New Bedford, MA Pacific 909 2285 31586*
    1840, Dec 1843, AugShearman, Edward T.New Bedford, MA Indian & Pacific 305 2947 24000*
    1843, Nov 1846, MayCovell, George A.New Bedford, MA North West Coast 292 2192 23500*
    1846, Aug 1849, JulCovell, George A.New Bedford, MA North West Coast 140 3140 32000*
    1849, Sep 1852, MayWillis, James MonroeNew Bedford, MA Pacific 276 2805 41133*
    1852, Jul 1855, MayNye, Ebenezer F. New Bedford, MA North Pacific 268 1756 19600*
    1855, Sep 1856, Nye, Ebenezer F.New Bedford, MA North Pacific 235 45 0*