“The Ship Euphrasia”


"Come all Christian people who do intend To know God's laws and his rights defend...." The singer tells of setting sail on a whaler, describes the horrid, rotten food, and complains of the isolation of the captain


  1. Huntington-Whalemen, pp. 47-49, "The Ship Euphrasia" ( text)
  2. Roud #2013
  3. BI, SWMS047


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1849 (Journal from the Euphrasia)