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Morning Star, Immigrant Voyage to New South Wales 1864

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The Immigrant ship Morning Star's Voyage to the New South Wales colonies in 1864

type: ship

size; 1285 tons

built; New Brunswick

sailed: from Plymouth on the 27th of May 1864

master: Charles Mathews

surgeon superintendent: Henry Rickards

arrived: Sydney on the 3rd of September 1864

passengers: 433 immigrants

The Morning Star, from Plymouth the 27th May, arrived in port on the 3rd instant, with 433 Government immigrants, under the superintendence of Dr. Rickards. She reports the same variable weather as experienced by all the late arrivals. Two deaths (infants) and two births occurred on the passage, but, as no contagious disease is reported, she will not be detained in quarantine beyond a week.. from The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Mon 5 Sep 1864 Page 4. at: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13102263



Original Passenger List held by State Archives and Records of New South Wales Government, Australia :http://indexes.records.nsw.gov.au/ebook/list.aspx?series=NRS5316&item=4_4798&ship=Morning%20Star

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