Statistics for occurrence #1 of “East Indies” in chapter 1.56, section c.1.56.63, page 240 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...yes of Captain Bulloch and Lieutenant R. R. Carter, who was associated with him at that time, fell upon the trim new British steamship Sea King, when just on the eve of sailing from the Clyde for the East Indies on her first voyage.
They, as far as circumstances permitted, possessed themselves of thorough knowledge of her. She was built for an East Indian trader, with capacity, etc., to carry government tr...
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