The Voyage of the Immigrant ship David Malcolm to the South Australian Colony in 1853-1854
The "David Malcolm" which sailed from Plymouth on September 21, 1853 and arrived in Port Adelaide on January 4, 1854. Under Captain Alexander Sinclair and William Henry King, Surgeon-superintendent with 220 immigrants.
The first ship from England to South Australia with government passengers for 1854. With 2 births and 4 deaths on the passage.
Passenger Lists etc.
- 1/1854 - David Malcolm from the State Records of SA's Passenger Lists 1845 - 1940. first accessed online on the 12th of January, 2020 at: https://archives.sa.gov.au/sites/default/files/documentstore/passengerlists/1854/GRG35_48_1_54-1_David%20Malcolm.pdf
- 21/09/1853 - 04/01/1854 from the Passengers in History website, an initiative of the South Australian Maritime Museum. first accessed online on the 12th of January, 2020 at: http://passengersinhistory.sa.gov.au/node/946704
- barque David Malcolm, 538 tons, Captain Alexander Sinclair, from London & Plymouth 21st September 1853, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 4th January 1854. transcribed and submitted to The Ships List by Robert Janmaat. first accessed online on the 12th of January, 2020 at: http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/davidmalcolm1854.shtml
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