Mazinthien : 1870
|Type (tonnage)||steamer (408)|
|Master||Gray, J, Jr|
|Whaling ground||Only sealing|
|Sealing ground||East Greenland|
|Seal oil (cwt)||128|
|Notes||Reward for Gray family's initiative (acceptance of costs and risks associated with steam). A newspaper reports that he 'was not discouraged and continued to plough a lone furrow between the Liverpool coast and Spitzbergen [EG].'|
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