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American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database

  • Voyages of Canton II (Bark)
  •   Built: 1835 in Baltimore, MD. Wrecked at Cape Verde, 1909

    DepartureArrivalMasterHailing PortDestinationSpermWhaleBoneSource
    1841, Nov 1845, MayLucas, Thomas D.New Bedford, MA Pacific 1410 0 0*
    1845, Jul 1847, JunTaber, GeorgeNew Bedford, MA Indian 163 1587 9679*
    1847, Oct 1851, FebTaber, GeorgeNew Bedford, MA Indian & Pacific 425 1095 9100*
    1851, Jul 1855, JunFolger, Henry B.New Bedford, MA Pacific 1321 2 0*
    1855, Sep 1858, SepCook, Samuel E.New Bedford, MA Atlantic & Indian 1250 175 1370*
    1858, Dec 1862, AugWhite, GeorgeNew Bedford, MA Indian 1630 0 0*
    1862, Oct 1866, AprBaker, Archelaus, Jr.New Bedford, MA Indian 1415 81 0*
    1866, Oct 1870, JulLapham, Joshua G.New Bedford, MA Indian 1409 0 0*
    1870, Oct 1874, SepLapham, Joshua G.New Bedford, MA Indian 991 4 0*
    1874, Dec 1878, JulSherman, Peleg L.New Bedford, MA Indian 1530 45 0*
    1878, Sep 1882, NovSherman, James HenryNew Bedford, MA Pacific 1950 0 0*
    1883, May 1886, SepHowland, George LymanNew Bedford, MA Pacific 2300 150 0*
    1887, Jun 1890, NovHowland, George LymanNew Bedford, MA Indian 1475 275 1900*
    1891, May 1893, JunHowland, George LymanNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 700 25 750*
    1893, Jun 1894, OctFisher, Elnathan B.New Bedford, MA Hudson's Bay 0 200 6000*
    1895, May 1896, OctPoole, William HenryNew Bedford, MA Hudson's Bay 80 90 2300*
    1897, May 1898, SepFisher, Charles W.New Bedford, MA Atlantic 475 100 0*
    1899, May 1900, SepShockley, William IrvingNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 2450 60 0*
    1901, Apr 1902, SepVieira, Nicholas R.New Bedford, MA Atlantic 2100 0 0*
    1903, Apr 1904, AugVieira, Nicholas R.New Bedford, MA Atlantic 2350 0 0*
    1905, Apr 1906, AugVieira, Nicholas R.New Bedford, MA Atlantic 2750 75 0*
    1907, Apr 1909, AugRosa, ValentineNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 2350 300 6500*
    1909, Oct 1910, Rosa, ValentineNew Bedford, MA Atlantic 0 0 0*