E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Spidireen or Spidereen.
The anonyma of ships. If a sailor is asked what ship he belongs to, and does not choose to tell, he will say, The spidireen frigate with nine decks. Officers who will not tell their quarters, give B.K.S. as their address. (See B.K.S.)