Database Index
Event Details File 710
Version 7.0.0001 Last updated 22/09/2008

 

ozs: 68524
Source: tsg:460,464, sh:4896

arrival: Try
Origin:Bristol1852 Oct 12
Destination:Melbourne1853 Jan 12

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
backgroundEncountered a series of calms at the equatortsg:460,464, sh:4896
background244 passengers


ozs: 68526
Source: tsg:460, sh:4896

arrival: Clarence Packet
Origin:Sydney
Destination:Melbourne1853 Jan 13


ozs: 68531
Source: tsg:460, sh:4896

arrival: Lotus
Origin:Hobart Town
Destination:Melbourne1853 Jan 13


ozs: 68538
Source: tsg:460, sh:4888,4896

arrival: steamer Rajah Wallie
562 tons
Master:W W Smith
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 12
Destination:Melbourne1853 Jan 16

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
name, newTasmaniatsg:462
backgroundOn leaving the heads, the vessel encountered a strong gale, forcing her to put in to Jervis Bay for 24 hours. She was purchased in Melbourne for 20,000 and renamed the Tasmaniatsg:460
1853 Feb 2backgroundChange of name to TasmaniaJan Morrison


ozs: 68539
Source: tsg:460, sh:4896

arrival: Ebenezer
Origin:Sydney
Destination:Melbourne1853 Jan 16


ozs: 68542
Source: tsg:460

departure: Dreadnaught
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 7
Destination:Adelaide


ozs: 68548
Source: tsg:460

departure: Joshua
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 8
Destination:London


ozs: 68549
Source: tsg:460

departure: Ballarat
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 8
Destination:London


ozs: 68554
Source: tsg:460

departure: Ben Nevis
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 8
Destination:Callao


ozs: 68559
Source: tsg:460

departure: Clarence
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 9
Destination:Launceston


ozs: 68563
Source: tsg:460

departure: Amicus
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 13
Destination:Adelaide


ozs: 68564
Source: tsg:460, sh:4896

departure: Emma Prescott
Master: Moodie
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 13
Destination:Hobart Town

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Feb 5backgroundLoss of the captain overboardJan Morrison


ozs: 68572
Source: tsg:460

departure: Washington
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 14
Destination:Sydney


ozs: 68574
Source: tsg:460

departure: Candahar
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 15
Destination:Adelaide


ozs: 68581
Source: tsg:460

departure: Chalmers
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 16
Destination:Calcutta


ozs: 68582
Source: tsg:460

departure: Ellen Baird
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 16
Destination:Sydney


ozs: 68589
Source: tsg:460, sh:4896

arrival: Gertrude
Origin:Hobart Town
Destination:Geelong1853 Jan 14


ozs: 68591
Source: tsg:458,460

arrival: Ann Milne
Origin:Gravesend1852 Oct 10
Destination:Portland1853 Jan 1

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
backgroundAlternate spelling of vessel name: Anne Milnesmh
1853 Jan 20backgroundBrief background on the passengersJan Morrison


ozs: 68592
Source: tsg:460

arrival: Merope
Origin:Melbourne
Destination:Portland1853 Jan 1


ozs: 68593
Source: tsg:460

arrival: Cornelius
Origin:London1852 Aug 21
Destination:Portland1853 Jan 2

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1852 Oct 17viaCape of Good Hopetsg:460
1853 Jan 20backgroundBrief notes on journeyJan Morrison


ozs: 68594
Source: tsg:460

arrival: schooner Colina
Master: Noon
Origin:Adelaide
Destination:Portland1853 Jan 6

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 20backgroundCollision at sea with the Daniel Sharp, put in for repairsJan Morrison


ozs: 68601
Source: tsg:460

arrival: barque Lucy Ann
Destination:Karrala, New Caledonia1853 Jan 1


ozs: 68606
Source: tsg:460

departure: Cornelius Houtman
Origin:Gravesend1853 Oct 12
Destination:Sydney


ozs: 68611
Source: tsg:461, sh:4897

arrival: barque Gratitude
221 tons
Master: Beale
Origin:Launceston1853 Jan 11
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 22

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
BatchelorMrand Mrstsg:461


ozs: 68614
Source: tsg:461

arrival: ship Hashemy
500 tons
Master: Ross
Origin:Wellington1853 Jan 13
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 23

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1852 Dec 23departureLytteltontsg:461
1853 Jan 12backgroundAlternate date of departure from Wellingtonsh:4897
1853 Jan 22backgroundAlternate date of arrival in Sydneysh:4897

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
RossMrstsg:461
Robert CecilLordtsg:461
GodleyMrand 2 children, 2 servantstsg:461, sh:4897
GrahamMisstsg:461, sh:4897
KebleDr[spelt Koble in sh:4897]tsg:461, sh:4897
42 in steeragetsg:461, sh:4897


ozs: 68617
Source: tsg:461, sh:4899

arrival: barque Envelope
402 tons
Master: Smith
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 19
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 25

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
cargoin ballasttsg:461, sh:4899

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
FranklinMrand Mrs, daughtertsg:461, sh:4899
ScottMisstsg:461, sh:4899
BellD, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
MilliganJ H, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
McKaughanH, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
LewisG, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
WeeksH, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
DrewJ, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
JessenJ, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
CarneyMrtsg:461, sh:4899
AtkinsonJ, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
AtkinsonC, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
RobinsonE, Mr[or H Robinson]tsg:461, sh:4899
NelsonH G, Mrtsg:461, sh:4899
22 in steeragetsg:461, sh:4899


ozs: 68622
Source: tsg:461

arrival: brig Jack
140 tons
Master: Murphy
Origin:Moreton Bay1853 Jan 24
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 31backgroundLetter from passengers relating to collision with another vesselJan Morrison

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
GrahamD, Mrtsg:461
MauriceMrtsg:461
EllisMrtsg:461
BiggonP, Mr[surname not clear]tsg:461
BiggonW, Mr[surname not clear]tsg:461
HoughtonR, Mrtsg:461
MortimerMrtsg:461
BoughtonMrtsg:461
ArcherMrtsg:461
HoughtonH, Mrtsg:461
PautonJ, Mrtsg:461
LawsonMrtsg:461
GibbonMrand Mrstsg:461
BalleyMrstsg:461
50 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68624
Source: tsg:461

arrival: barque Regina
366 tons
Master:R R Liddle
Origin:London1852 Sep 22
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 29backgroundBrief background on journeyJan Morrison

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
LiddleMrstsg:461
OldmeadowMrtsg:461
BurrowsH, Mrtsg:461
GriffithsMrtsg:461
?3 in steeragetsg:461
HerronW, Mrdovsmh:29jan53


ozs: 68625
Source: tsg:461

arrival: schooner Clarence Packet
62 tons
Master: Simpson
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 22
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
JohnsonWilliamtsg:461
GafareeJohntsg:461
BakerHenrytsg:461
19 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68626
Source: tsg:461

arrival: barque Cape Horn
173 tons
Master: Hawkes
Origin:Geelong1853 Jan 22
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
SheldonMrand Mrs, childtsg:461
O'BrienMrtsg:461
JamesMrstsg:461
LawrenceMrstsg:461
6 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68627
Source: tsg:461

arrival: barque Amelia
108 tons
Master: Holder
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 22
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
cargoin ballasttsg:461

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
HolderMrstsg:461
PierceMrstsg:461
BromfieldMrtsg:461
72 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68632
Source: tsg:461

departure: barque Ontario
694 tons
Master:E A Lay
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 23
Destination:Callao

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
background5 passengers


ozs: 68637
Source: tsg:461

departure: barque Daniel Webster
296 tons
Master: Macfarlane
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 26
Destination:Auckland

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
CameronMrsand familytsg:461
HancockMrstsg:461
HancockMiss[3 of]tsg:461
MacenzieMrstsg:461
JohnsonMrstsg:461
BedwellJ, Mrtsg:461
HaywardJ, Mrtsg:461
CondorS, Mrtsg:461
WrightW, Mrtsg:461


ozs: 68640
Source: tsg:461

departure: barque Lady Fitzherbert
386 tons
Master: Cumming
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 28
Destination:Guam

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
cargoin ballasttsg:461


ozs: 68641
Source: tsg:461

departure: steamer Eagle
Master: Warner
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 28
Destination:Moreton Bay

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 29backgroundCaptain Griffiths unavailableJan Morrison

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
RawnslaffMrtsg:461
14 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68642
Source: tsg:461

departure: barque Envelope
204 tons
Master: Smith
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 29
Destination:San Francisco

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
cargoin ballasttsg:461
viaNewcastletsg:461

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
FranklandMrand Mrstsg:461
ScottMisstsg:461
DesebrookeTtsg:461


ozs: 68643
Source: tsg:461

departure: steamer Sarah Sands
931 tons
Master:W E Thompson
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 29
Destination:Liverpool

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
cargoin ballasttsg:461
viaMelbourne, Cape of Good Hopetsg:461
1853 Feb 9backgroundDetails of journey and expected carrage of a gold nugget from MelbourneJan Morrison

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
for Liverpool
FiltonE C, Mrtsg:461
de BourbellH, Mrtsg:461
MansellC T, Mrtsg:461
StewartMrtsg:461
NorthG B, Mrtsg:461
PhillipsMrtsg:461
BrodziackMrand Mrstsg:461
HeadMrand Mrs, familytsg:461
ClarkMrtsg:461
ClarkMastertsg:461
23 in steeragetsg:461
for Cape of Good Hope
MorrisonMrtsg:461
DeaneW, Mrtsg:461
for Melbourne
RobeyMrtsg:461
WeekesMrtsg:461
LloydMrtsg:461
FairfaxMrtsg:461
MorganMrtsg:461
SayersMrtsg:461
McMullenMrtsg:461
PattersonW, Mrtsg:461
MorrisA, Mrtsg:461
OliveMrtsg:461
TutingMisstsg:461
FairfaxMisstsg:461
CroweMrand Mrs, childtsg:461
IsaacsMrand Mrstsg:461
HallM, Misstsg:461
25 in steeragetsg:461


ozs: 68644
Source: tsg:461, sh:4901, merv

arrival: ship Parsee
1170 tons
Master:J W Wickham
Origin:London1852 Sep 30
Destination:Brisbane1853 Jan 10

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
primary sourceQSA [A2.46]
primary sourceQSA [A2.44]
primary sourceQSA Register 16p46
background496 passengers
length122'Merv
constructionwooden hullMerv
beam32' 5"Merv
depth22' 6" in holdMerv
weight1060 - 1170 tonsMerv
rigging3 masted shipMerv
1851 ownerE Johns 1851 - 1855Merv
1851 registeredSt John, New Brunswick, CanadaMerv
1851 builtPrtland, New Brunswick, CanadaMerv
1853 Jan 17backgroundAlternate date of arrival in Queenslandqsa:1
1853 Jan 28backgroundDetails of journey, passengers and background about vesselJan Morrison
1856 ownerCarter and Co 1856 - 1860Merx
1861 ownerTemperly 1861 - 1864tsg:687
1864 ownerRawle 1864 -tsg:687

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
DuncanW A, Mrcrewtsg:687


ozs: 68645
Source: tsg:461, sh:4901

arrival: ship America
670 tons
Master:W Jilks
Origin:Liverpool1852 Aug 27
Destination:Brisbane1853 Jan 10

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
background329 passengers
1853 Jan 28backgroundDetails of journeyJan Morrison


ozs: 68647
Source: tsg:461, sh:4901

arrival: Jack
Origin:Sydney
Destination:Brisbane1853 Jan 11


ozs: 68648
Source: tsg:461, sh:4901

arrival: Harp
Origin:Sydney
Destination:Brisbane1853 Jan 14


ozs: 68652
Source: tsg:461

departure: Jack
Master: Murphy
Origin:Brisbane1853 Jan 20
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 31backgroundLetter from passengers about collisionJan Morrison


ozs: 68653
Source: tsg:461

departure: Zone
Origin:Brisbane1853 Jan 20
Destination:Sydney


ozs: 68662
Source: tsg:461

departure: Prince Regent
Origin:Melbourne1853 Jan 19
Destination:Bombay


ozs: 68664
Source: tsg:461

report: Lydia
Master: Macdonald
Origin:Sydney1853 Jan 17

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
ElliottJohn Graycrewtsg:461
AubunGeorgecrewtsg:461


ozs: 68668
Source: tsg:461

report: steamer William the Fourth
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 28

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
1853 Jan 28backgroundBrief details of vessel being re-engined and rebuiltJan Morrison


ozs: 68675
Source: tsg:462, sh:4904

arrival: brig Lalla Rookh
156 tons
Master: Milner
Origin:Port Albert1853 Jan 27
Destination:Sydney1853 Jan 31

Passenger list

SurnameOther namesNotes Source
PageMrtsg:462, sh:4904
1 in steeragetsg:462, sh:4904


ozs: 68678
Source: tsg:462

arrival: ship Ann Lockerby
466 tons
Master:W D Stanley
Origin:Manila1852 Oct 17
Destination:Sydney1853 Feb 1

Background

DateItemDetailsSource
background5 passengers
1852 Nov 11viaSingaporetsg:462
1853 Feb 1backgroundReport of a death caused by the moonJan Morrison



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