you wouldn`t want to sail

whaling ship!

swabbing decks

scrub them clean . whale`s blood can be very slippery

whale oil

fact #1 whale oil is used to make many important items in the 19th century, such as lamp furl ,candles, margarine, shoe polish, and soap.

in charge

fact #2 in charge is captain George pollard . there are also two mates , three boats