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Alton (Schooner)


Whaling Voyage: 04-Mar-89 to 01-Nov-89
Pounds of Baleen: 500
Number of Whales: 0
Other Cargo: ivory 200#
Agent(s): Eldridge, K. C.
Voyage Notes

Crew List:
Name: Position: Advance: Lay:
Newth, E. W. Master 0 0
Cornell, S. H. Boatheader
Haven, E. A. 1st mate
Nye, W. E. 2nd mate
Wolf, Peter Seaman 50 180
Viel, Peter Seaman 50 180
Dettering, Wm. Seaman 60 180
Lawrence, Antone Boatsteerer
Stevenson, August Seaman
Anderson, T. Seaman 60 180
Gray, Henry L. Seaman 60 180
Tuttle, E. D. Seaman 50 180
McEvoy, Patrick Greenhand 50 180
Daniels, Fred R. Seaman 50 180
Sanford, James Cook & Steward 100 80
Ackerman, John F. Greenhand 40 175
Hoggarth, Robert Greenhand 30 200
Choney, A. F. Carpenter & Greenhand 75 150
Sherridan, W. J. Seaman 60 180
Ferreira, Joseph A. Boatsteerer 150 50
Buffett, Ward Boatsteerer 150 50
White, Frederick Seaman 70 140
May, J. E. Greenhand 35 150
Patton, Sydney F. 3rd mate 115 40