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Chyebassa, Immigrant Voyage to Queensland 1887

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Chyebassa, 2000 tons, sailed from London on the 10th August and arrived in Brisbane on the 4th October 1887. She was under the command of Captain Wilson, with Dr. Usher as the Surgeon Superintendent and Mrs. Turnbull as matron. [1]. She sailed via the Suez (24th August 1887) [2], Aden (29th August 1887) [3], Colombo (7th September 1887) [4], Batavia (14th September 1887) [5], Thursday Island (24th September) [6], Cooktown (27th September 1887) [7], Townsville (27th September 1887) [8], Rockhampton (30th September 1887) [9], and Brisbane (4th October 1887) [10]

She included the following immigrants: For Thursday Island 3, for Cooktown, 4; for Townsville, 51; for Rockhampton, 15; for Maryborough, 42; and for Brisbane, 141; and 19 second-class passengers for different ports. [11] These numbers changed with 27 immigrant disembarking at Rockhampton [12]

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  1. "Register of Immigrants: Chyebassa, 1887-1888," Farrell Family; digital images (accessed 12 Nov 2019)
  2. "CABLE MESSAGES," The Brisbane Courier, 26 August 1887, online archives (accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 5.
  3. "EUROPEAN TELEGRAMS," Argus, The, 1 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article7935416 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 7.
  4. "THE MAILS," The Sydney Morning Herald, 9 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article13661001 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 7.
  5. "MAILS AND SHIPPING.," The Telegraph, 15 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201021598 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 4.
  6. "QUEENSLAND NEWS," The Brisbane Courier, 26 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3479585 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 6.
  7. "TELEGRAPHIC SHIPPING NEWS," The Sydney Morning Herald, 27 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article13652701 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 6.
  8. "SHIPPING MOVEMENTS," Morning Bulletin, 29 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52070520 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 4.
  9. "Advertising," Morning Bulletin, 1 October 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52071402 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 5
  10. "Register of Immigrants: Chyebassa, 1887-1888," Farrell Family; digital images(accessed 12 Nov 2019)
  11. "QUEENSLAND NEWS," The Brisbane Courier, 26 September 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3479585 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 6.
  12. "Advertising," Morning Bulletin, 1 October 1887, online archives (http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article52071402 : accessed 16 Nov 2019), p. 5.


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