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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of Mermaid (Bark)
  •   Built: 1855 in Westport, MA. Lost, Dutch Harbor, Oct, 1899

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1855, Aug 1860, JunHowes, Gorham B.Westport, MA Pacific 1686 7 0*
    1860, Oct 1864, SepJenks, George W.Westport, MA Pacific 808 3 0*
    1865, Aug 1869, AprHoran, John Westport, MA Atlantic & Indian 1450 0 0*
    1869, Jul 1873, JunHoran, JohnWestport, MA Indian 1170 0 0*
    1873, Aug 1876, AprHicks, Edward E.Westport, MA Indian 1825 0 0*
    1876, Jun 1878, Allen, George E.Westport, MA Indian *
    1880, Jun 1882, OctRyder, Willard N.New Bedford, MA Indian 830 0 0*
    1880, Jun 1882, OctAllen, George E.New Bedford, MA Indian 830 0 0*
    1880, Jun 1882, OctAllen, George E.New Bedford, MA Indian 830 0 0*
    1883, Sep 1885, AugSherman, James HenryNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 725 510 875*
    1885, Sep 1887, JunSherman, James HenryNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 1290 285 0*
    1887, Aug 1890, AprSherman, James HenryNew Bedford, MA Indian 2155 175 2000*
    1891, Jan 1892, NovLake, Theodore A.New Bedford, MA North Pacific 360 350 9400*
    1893, Mar 1893, NovWicks, Rodolphus DelanoSan Francisco, CA North Pacific 0 40 4000*
    1894, Mar 1894, NovDevoll, David F.San Francisco, CA North Pacific 0 500 10000*
    1895, Mar 1895, NovDevoll, David F.San Francisco, CA North Pacific 0 100 2500*
    1896, Mar 1896, NovDevoll, David F.San Francisco, CA North Pacific 0 30 1800*
    1899, Mar 1899, OctGifford, Charles F.San Francisco, CA North Pacific 0 0 0*