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Thrasher (Steam bark)


Whaling Voyage: 14-Feb-88 to 02-Nov-88
Barrels of Whale Oil: 450
Pounds of Baleen: 7000
Other Cargo: ivory 500#
Agent(s): Knowles, Josiah N.
Voyage Notes

Crew List:
Name: Position: Advance: Lay:
Weeks, Charles E. Master 0 0
Gilley, G. 1st mate
Cook, Frederick Seaman 60 200
Sweeney, Daniel Seaman 60 200
Jones, Henry Seaman 60 200
Ridgman, Henry Seaman 60 200
Anderson, Simon Carpenter & Cooper 150 100
Smithers, N. Previous Boatsteerer 100 180
Edson, James Seaman 60 200
Snowball, Milton Seaman 60 200
Kaiser, Julius Seaman 60 200
Smith, John Seaman 60 200
Farley, Thomas Fireman 100 125
Martindale, Joseph Steward 120 105
Apollon, Edgar Cook 100 140
Rivers, Louis Cabin Boy 40 225
Garca, Frank Steerage Boy 40 225
Silvia, Constantine Antone Boatsteerer 165 95
Manuel, James Boatsteerer 160 95
Wolf, Edward Engineer 200 50
O'Donnell, Frank Engineer, Asst. 100 100
Gillespie, Edward Fireman 150 125
Tane, Ruis 5th mate 65
Mendes, Francisco Boatsteerer 150 95
Frank, James Boatsteerer 170 95
Andrew, Pedro Boatsteerer 150 95
Archibald, Allen Seaman 60 200
Wilson, David Seaman 60 200
Stephens, Geo. Seaman 60 200
Turnbull, Robert Seaman 60 200
Roach, Michael Seaman 60 200
Corkhill, John Seaman 60 200
Roberg, A. Seaman 60 200
Barrett, R. Seaman 60 200
McDonald, Thos. Seaman 60 200
Young, Joseph Seaman 60 200
Thompson, August Seaman 60 200
Walker, Chas. H. Boatsteerer 150 95
Tilton, James A. 2nd mate 400 30
Drayton, J. A. 3rd mate 225 50
Dias, Ben 4th mate 200 55
Andra, C. M. Seaman 60 220
Kelley, James Seaman 60 200
White, James Seaman 60 200