Thursday, 8 April 2021

American whaling bark Noble visited Honolulu, Hawaii according to the newspaper The Polynesian dated 2 November 1844

An item reported the arrival at Honolulu, Hawaii on 29 October of the American whaling bark Noble captain Sweeney of Sag Harbor, USA 14 months out 1.080 barrels whale oil 120 barrels sperm oil. Departed on 31 October for cruising.(1)


1. Whalemens' Shipping List dated 26 November 1844, 273 tons, captain Howes, agent Charles T. Dering, departed on 19 September 1844 to the north west coast.

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