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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of Merlin (Bark)
  •   Built: 1856 in Mattapoisett, MA. Lost, May 22, 1883

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1856, Jun 1859, JunDeblois, John ScottNew Bedford, MA Pacific 2036 31 0*
    1860, Jun 1863, AugDeblois, John ScottNew Bedford, MA Pacific 1461 30 0*
    1863, Dec 1868, MayBaker, DavidNew Bedford, MA North Pacific 139 2563 13110*
    1863, Dec 1868, MaySherman, DanielNew Bedford, MA North Pacific 139 2563 13110*
    1863, Dec 1868, MayThomas, Reuben T.New Bedford, MA North Pacific 139 2563 13110*
    1863, Dec 1868, MayHowland, H.New Bedford, MA North Pacific 139 2563 13110*
    1868, Jun 1872, AprAllen, David E.New Bedford, MA Indian 1147 0 0*
    1872, Jul 1876, JunThomas, Albert AlexanderNew Bedford, MA New Zealand 1920 0 0*
    1876, Nov 1880, AugSturgis, John R.New Bedford, MA Indian 1100 0 0*
    1881, Nov 1883, Allen, George F.New Bedford, MA Atlantic *