History

Collection by Val Wells

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Prison Hulk--"It was normal for prisoners under sentence of transportation to… London History, British History, Hulk, Primary History, Van Diemen's Land, First Fleet, Little Dorrit, Solitary Confinement, My Family History

Sentencing to Departure - Prison Hulks & Convict Gaols

Prison Hulk--"It was normal for prisoners under sentence of transportation to spend the first part of their sentence in the prison where they had awaited trial, usually in solitary confinement....In the early 19th century, most prisoners awaiting transportation were sent to the 'hulks' in London before being assigned to a convict ship and leaving England."

Transportation is the for the last day of February. This is the prison hulk York moored off Gosport Hampshire. My Great Uncles John & William Richardson were held here before being transported to Bermuda in Credit: National Maritime Museum London . Hulk, Portsmouth Harbour, First Fleet, Botany Bay, Ship Drawing, Ship Of The Line, Prisoners Of War, Nautical Art, Model Ships

Edward William Cooke

Antique prints of ships, boats and yachts by Edward William Cooke. Genuine antiques from 1828. Fast worldwide delivery.

First Fleet ship the Scarborough on which Matthew Everingham sailed as a convict to Australia in 1788 First Fleet, Botany Bay, Ship Of The Line, My Family History, Maritime Museum, Family Matters, Tall Ships, Historical Pictures, The Life

First Fleet Print - Golden Grove

The Store is located at the entrance of the Australian National Maritime Museum, with an extensive range of nautical gifts, toys and books available online and in store.

First Fleet ship the Scarborough on which Matthew Everingham sailed as a convict to Australia in 1788 First Fleet, Botany Bay, Ship Of The Line, My Family History, Maritime Museum, Family Matters, Tall Ships, Historical Pictures, The Life

First Fleet Print - Golden Grove

The Store is located at the entrance of the Australian National Maritime Museum, with an extensive range of nautical gifts, toys and books available online and in store.

Regency Personalities Series-Vice Admiral Sir Richard King Baronet, 28 November 1774 – 5 August via The Things That Catch My Eye Australia Migration, Van Diemen's Land, First Fleet, Botany Bay, University Of Sydney, Baronet, Norfolk Island, Aboriginal People

1790 – 1830s | Australia's migration history timeline

HMS Sirius wreck on the reef at Norfolk Island, William Bradley, 1790. Courtesy National Library of Australia