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Calendar event : 1849 - Arrival of the convict ship 'Adelaide' in Sydney, via Hobart

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Title1849 - Arrival of the convict ship 'Adelaide' in Sydney, via Hobart
RecurrenceThis event depends on a recurrence rule
 Event is repeated10 times,on each 29 of November
Starting on Thursday 11 of March, 2010.
StartThursday 29 of November, 2018 07:00:00 AEDT
EndThursday 29 of November, 2018 07:00:00 AEDT
Description

The convict ship 'Adelaide' left Portland in England on 17 August 1849. She originally embarked 303 male convicts. Three of these were relanded in British waters, one died on the voyage to the Australian colonies.

Her first port of call in the colonies was at Hobart where 40 convicts were disembarked. The remaining convicts (257) were transported to Sydney, where they arrived on 29 November 1849.

Ship's Master - Stephen Wharton
Ship's Surgeon - F. Le Grand

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URLAdelaide 1849

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