Inc mention of Sussex Street and Kent Street.

To New South Wales

The Norfolk sailed from Van Diemen’s Land on 18 September 1835 bound for Sydney, docking there ten days later when the Sydney Herald of 1 October recorded the ship’s arrival in its ‘Shipping Intelligence’—

From Hobart Town, on Mon last, having sailed thence 19th ult, barque “Norfolk”, Cpt Gatenby, with sundries. Passengers—Maj Phelps, 4th Regt, [et al], 31 Rank and File of 28th Regt, 1 of 50th Regt and 1 of 4th Regt.

The Sydney Gazette included a similar article on 6 October 1835 informing its readers that the ship had been also ‘carrying male prisoners & govt stores’.


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