was a nineteenth century whaler
. In 1824, while under the command of John Palmer, it was the first ship to discover Phoenix Island
, later known as Rawaki Island
, as well as Kanton Island
The ship visited the Galapagos
islands in July 1823, as recorded by Dr. William Dalton.
- Druett, Joan 'Rough Medicine: Surgeons at Sea in the Age of Sail NY,NY, Routledge, 2000 p.149 ISBN 0-415-92451-0
- Dalton, William: The Dalton Journal. two whaling voyages to the South Seas, 1823-1829. editor Neil Gunson, Sydney, National Library of Australia, 1990 ISBN 0-642-10505-7