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The journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen"s land

Mrs. Augustus Prinsep

The journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen"s land

comprising a description of that colony during a six month"s residence

by Mrs. Augustus Prinsep

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Published by Smith, Elder in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels.,
  • Tasmania -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementfrom original letters selected by Mrs. A. Prinsep.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 117, 19 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17960936M

    At length our voyage was at an end, and the Calcutta came to an anchor within the Heads, at about two miles from what is now known as Point Lonsdale. 13). Oliver Smith - At the adjourned city sessions, on Wednesday last, Oliver Smith was sentenced to seven years transportation for stealing a box of shawls from off a cart belonging to Messrs. Convicts were sent to Tasmania (formerly Van Diemens Land) in Western Australian accepted male convicts only from to The National Archives of Ireland has a searchable index database on the Internet for transportation records of Irish convicts sent to Australia between and Carry On book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In s inner city Boston, Stan Zuray had no future. As the Vietnam war t /5. FAMILY HISTORY TREE Genealogy Australia Old Historic Books States NEW 8 DVDs - $ Australia Collection8 DVDs - Over Books Helping you research and build your family tree! I’ve combined all my popular Australian History and Genealogy Collection discs - the two discs of general Australian books and the six discs with books about the various states.


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The Journal of a Voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land [Prinsep, Augustus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Journal Author: Augustus Prinsep. Get this from a library. The journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land: comprising a description of that colony during a six months' residence: from original letters.

[Augustus Prinsep; Augustus Princep, Mrs.]. The Journal of a Voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land: Comprising a Item Preview. After an extended visit to Van Diemen's Land between and Augustus Prinsep died unexpectedly.

Mrs Prinsep published a short account of their travels under the title The Journal of a Voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land in London in as a memorial of their last trip together. In a note at the end of that slim duodecimo volume. The Journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land: comprising a description of that colony during six month's residence.

(Tasmaniana Facsimile Editions, no Melanie Publications, Hobart) Published in London, by Smith, Elder and Co Cornhill. numbered copies ( thus and 25 deluxe copies in full leather). HMS Calcutta was the East Indiaman Warley, converted to a Royal Navy gun fourth rate. This ship of the line served for a time as an armed transport.

She also transported convicts to Australia in a voyage that became a circumnavigation of the world. The French gun Magnanime captured Calcutta in Inafter she ran aground during the Battle of the Basque Roads and her crew had Complement: East Indiaman, Royal Navy; as storeship.

Illustrations to Prinsep's Journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land: from original sketches taken during the years and Contributors: Prinsep, Augustus, Journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land Illustrations. Ommanney, John Orde,lithographer.

Purser, T., lithographer. Due apparently to acute shortage of female labourers the scheme was extended to Van Diemen’s Land for a further period, and some females were sent there on the Beulah and the Calcutta in Remains of the admission block, Corofin Workhouse.

Preparing for the Voyage. At 8 a.m. the Pilot (Mason) left us to return to Shore, and we pursued our Voyage for Van Diemen's Land, steering about a South East Course, with a very Strong Breeze at South West, and the Sea pretty high.

At 2 p.m. It came on to blow very fresh -- the Wind continuing in the same Quarter -- with a rough Sea. The Journal Of A Voyage From Calcutta To Van Diemen's Land: By Augustus Prinsep The Journal Of - $ Journal A Of The Land: By Prinsep Voyage Diemen's To Augustus Calcutta From Van Van Augustus From Calcutta Journal Voyage Prinsep Diemen's By A To The Of Land.

James Boyce is the acclaimed author of Van Diemen's Land, and Born Bad. His books have been shortlisted for almost every major Australian literary award and he has won the Tasmania Book Prize on two occasions.

He is also a professional social worker, who worked for many years in social policy and research and has been involved in the poker /5(7). The voyage of the Caroline from England to Van Diemen's Land and Batavia in[Hare, Rosalie Hancorn Ambrose Lind] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The voyage of the Caroline from England to Van Diemen's Land and Batavia in Author: Rosalie Hancorn Ambrose Lind Hare. You took days to make the voyage. That's a long time but not the worst. Billy Williams died of Scurvy.

Jack Pegg died of Cholera. Jane Sanders died of infection after a toothache. Solomon Ross died of Typhus. Fred Backhouse died of pneumonia.

The rest of the convicts were in fair condition. You had 5 gold sovereigns left when you arrived. Bobby Knopwood and his Times: From the diaries of /08, /17 by the Rev. Robert Knopwood, Chaplain to Lieutenant Governor Collins, the founder of Hobart. by KNOPWOOD, Robert. Edited by Mabel Hookey.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Design and Art Australia Online: Augustus Prinsep was a sketcher, writer and civil servant.

He is known from his work, The Journal of a Voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land which his wife published posthumously.

sketcher, writer and civil servant, eighth son of John Prinsep and Sophia Elizabeth, nee Auriol, was born on 31 March in London. Educated at home, he entered Haileybury.

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According to Rev. Robert Knopwood's journal six convicts escaped from Sorrento on the evening of 27 December The settlement was in the process of closing down at the time, HMS Calcutta had already sailed for Port Jackson in New South Wales and the Ocean was preparing to.

Ocean was an English merchant ship and whaler built in at South Shields, performed two voyages as an "extra" ship for the British East India Company (EIC) and later, inshe accompanied HMS Calcutta to Port vessels supported the establishment of a settlement under the leadership of Lt Col David Collins.

Calcutta transported convicts, with Ocean serving to Fate: Last listed in Lloyd's Register in   Buy Van Diemen's Land by Boyce, James (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Hare, AD Includes index. Cited In. Toussaint, A. Bibl. of Mauritius, D Language. English Dewey Number. / 5 Libraries Australia ID. ; Contributed by Libraries Australia. Plate no.[2] of No. 2 of: Illustrations to Prinsep's Journal of a voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemen's Land.

London, Principal buildings listed below image. Book 2: The Convict Era -Port Arthur. Built to Last. My Memoirs Laced with East Coast Tales of Van Diemens Land was $ Narrative of Deserter Burman.

New Norfolk's History and Achievements Series III. The Journal of a Voyage from Calcutta to Van Diemens Land - and Illustrations. journeys to van diemen's land: introduction contact me. calendar charts histories. search this site. master index.

surname index. place index. Although the vessel's voyage was relatively uneventful Rosalie Hare's comments on the treatment of the Aboriginal people in Van Diemen's Land by the Van Diemen's Land Company have subsequently been used by historian's to support the view that Company workers deliberately murdered the local Aboriginal people in an attempt to clear them off the land.

Books and prints relating to early Tasmanian history, including much fascinating material on convict discipline and reform, the administration of George Arthur, and the end of the transportation era.

Emigration guides and the Hobart Town Almanacs provide insights into the day-to-day affairs of free settlers, while scenic views and prints depict the growth of townships from the wilderness.

The women were then marched through the town, to their final destination, the Female Factory at Cascades. 10 From the Female Factory, Mary was assigned to William Gangell, a free settler, who had arrived in the colony inwith the founder of the Hobart Town settlement, Lieutenant David Collins, aboard the Calcutta.

Gangell had been the Sergeant of Marines at the time, and was billeted. Roseneath Inn at Austins Ferry A small and simple cottage, built by James Austin in is located a couple of hundred metres from the Austins Ferry Yacht Club. Austin was a convict who had been transported to Port Phillip in HMS Calcutta in and then transported to Van Diemen's Land in His crime was the theft of beehivesFile Size: KB.

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The voyage from Spithead had occupied days, on of which the Calcutta had been at sea. Including a prisoner drowned in attempting to swim ashore at the Cape, eight convicts died on the passage, but as five deaths had occurred before the Calcutta left Teneriffe, it si evident that some of the prisoners had been embarked in poor health.

James Dugmore was born in in Van Diemens Land (known as Tasmania from ). He was christened at St John's Hobart as Jacobus Dudmore (sic), son of Thomae Dudmore (sic) and Eleanae Fitzgerald [Tas A].

The history of Aborigines in Van Diemen’s Land is long. The first Tasmanians lived in isolation for as many as generations after the flooding of Bass Strait. Their struggle against almost insurmountable odds is one worthy of respect and admiration, not to mention serious attention.

This broad-ranging book is a comprehensive and critical account of that epic survival up to the present day. : Abel Janszoon Tasman: His Life and Voyages, and The Discovery of Van Diemen's Land in (Dodo Press) () by Walker, James Backhouse and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(4).

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The novelty of his sensations excited him to deliver his sentiments to the company on the occasion, and he was about to hail the land of Van Diemen in a short and neat speech, and had lifted up his leg, in his enthusiasm, to assist his arm in an appropriate flourish, when he was hailed by the constable:.

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Frances Quin (daughter of Timothy Quin and Rachael Wright) was born on Wednesday, 25 June at Patersons Plains, Van Diemens a letter from Timothy Quinn to Governor Arthur in Aprilhe claimed that his 'children had been born on the land that he had lost' at Pattersons Plains.

1 Frances Quin was baptised on Monday, 18 January at Port Dalrymple, Van Diemens Land. Van Diemen’s Land is a traditional Irish song about three poachers who are sentenced to 14 years penal servitude in the British colony of Van Diemen’s Land, now known as Tasmania - an island off A-Z of Convicts in Van Diemen's Land - Book Week - Van Diemen's Land map Political history of the world - Wikipedia.The maritime European exploration of Australia consisted of several waves of white European seafarers that sailed the edges of the Australian continent.

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Flinders 2 Lieut. of H. M. Ship Reliance. The Part of New South Wales was coasted by Mr. Bass, Surgeon of the Reliance in a whale Boat & where not seen in the Francis is taken from him.