VESSELS TOUCHING AT SAN DIEGO FROM 1769-1835

The following ships are ones which are known to have visited the coast, from information in ships' logs, in ship registers, or Spanish and Mexican customs' reports. Many other "phantom" ships plied the coast in illegal trading and left no records of their operations.

1769-1799
San Antonio (El Principe), and San Carlos, packetboats; Princesa, Favorita, Aranzazú, Concepción, frigates; Activa, schooner, Spanish Government ships, San Blas. Discovery and Mercedes<.i>, sloops, Great Britain.
1800
Betsy, American brig, Boston.
1801
Enterprise, American ship, New York.
1803
Lelia Byrd, American brig, Hamburg, Germany; Alexander and O'Cain, American ships, Boston; Hazard, American ship, Providence, R.I.
1804
Hazard, American ship, Providence, R. I.
1805
Lelia Byrd, American brig, Hamburg, Germany.
1806
Eclipse, American ship, Boston; Peacock, American brig, Boston.
1807
Activa, Spanish brig, San Blas; Princesa, Spanish frigate, San Blas; Peacook, American brig, Boston.
1809
Mercury, American ship, Boston.
1815
Forester, American brig, New York.
1817
Traveller, American schooner, Canton.
1818
Clarion, American brig, Boston.
1820
Discovery, British whaler.
1821
Eagle, American schooner, Boston.
1822
Sachem, American ship, Boston.
1823
John Begg, English brig, Liverpool; Sachem, American ship, Boston; San Carlos, Imperial Mexican man-of-war, Mexico; Thomas Nowland, English ship.
1824
Arab, American brig; Mentor, American ship, Boston; Washington, American schooner, Boston.
1825
Young Tartar, British coastal schooner; Baikal, Russian brig, Ft. Ross.
1826
Baikal, Russian brig, Ft. Ross; Harbinger, American brig, Honolulu; Owhyhee, American brig, Boston; Rover, California schooner, Monterey; Waverly, Hawaiian brig, Honolulu.
1827
Okhotsk and Baikal, Russian brigs, Ft. Ross; Harbinger, American brig, Honolulu; Waverly, Hawaiian brig, Honolulu; Courier, American ship; Le Heros, French ship, Le Havre.
1828
Franklin, American ship, Boston; Courier, American ship; Clio and Andes, American brigs; Okhotsk and Baikal, Russian brigs, Ft. Ross; Waverly and Karimoku, Hawaiian brigs, Honolulu.
1829
Brookline, American ship, Boston; Washington, American schooner, Boston; Okhotsk and Baikal, Russian brigs, Ft. Ross; Vulture, English brig, Callao.
1830
Leonor, Mexican ship, Acapulco; Baikal, Russian brig, Ft. Ross.
1831
Convoy, American brig, Honolulu; Louisa, American bark, Honolulu.
1832
Pocahontas, American ship.
1833
Volunteer, American bark, Honolulu; Harriet Blanchard, American schooner, Honolulu.
1834
Don Quixote, American bark, Honolulu; Natalia, Mexican ship, Acapulco.
1835
Pilgrim, Alert, Lagoda and California, American ships, Boston; Ayacucho, English brig, Callao; Loriot, American schooner, Honolulu; La Rosa, Italian ship, Sardinia; Facio, Mexican brig, Guaymas; Catalina, American brig under Mexican flag, La Paz.

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