According to this document, Tepic was an English brig that sailed from San Francisco to Haida Gwaii in 1852. From April 21st – May 15th of that year, Tepic visited Mitchell Inlet in a quest for gold, but met with no success.
Mentions of this vessel in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Tepic. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/tepic.html.

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