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Ships that came to Port Phillip in 1841

Notes on Vessels to Port Phillip 1841

Summary notes on Vessels by name - Abeona, Bandicoot, Devonshire, Hamilton, Kilmaurs, Maguasha, Patriot, Tamar,

Note - not every journey is accounted for, some are not recorded in the papers I found, many were of freight only, maybe with unnamed Steerage passengers or servants.

Maguasha

brig, 152 tons, Taylor master,
entered Hobart port last week of Dec 1840
Melbourne arrived 20 Jan 1841 from Hobart town
07 Apr 1841 schooner Taylor master arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
Melbourne departed 19 Apr 1841 for Hobart town arrived 27 April, with passengers Mr Belcher, Mr Joseph Moore, Mr J Stewart and 3 in steerage also 550 sheep and 90 barrels port
at Melbourne departed 29 May 1841, for Hobart town with passengers Mrs Churton and 2 chn, Messrs F and R Hull, Gogg and Wright
arrived 6 June at Hobart from Port Phillip, passengers Mrs Churchin and 2 chn, Messrs F Hull, Goggs, Wright, and J Stewart
01 Jul 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
13 Jul 1841 brig cleared from Melbourne for Hobart
arrived 30 July at Hobart from Port Phillip, with sheep and cattle
17 Aug 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
28 Aug 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Hobart
22 Sep 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
02 Oct 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Hobart
27 Oct 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
06 Nov 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Hobart
arrived 15 Nov at Hobart from Port Phillip on 5 Nov, with sheep, passengers Mrs Taylor, Thomas Saunders, Mr Elliott
05 Dec 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart
11 Dec 1841 brig Taylor master cleared from Melbourne for Hobart
arrived 17 Dec at Hobart from Port Phillip on 8 Dec, with sheep, passengers Mr Marshall and Mr Mortimer

Maia


31 Aug 1841 barque Sproule master arrived at Melbourne from London 12 May
30 Sep 1841 cleared from Melbourne for India

Majestic


16 Jan 1841 barque 366 tons Smith master, in harbour at Gg
30 Jan 1841 barque 366 tons Smith master at point Henry, Geelong loading with wool for London, PW Walsh agent
13 Feb 1841 barque 150 tons Smith master at Point Henry loading with wool for London
24 Feb 1841 barque 366 tons Smith master cleared from Geelong for London via Williamstown with a full cargo of wool
12 Dec 1840 ship 366 tons Smith master at Geelong from Williamstown

Margaret

schooner, 50 tons, Hudsbath master, entered Hobart port last week of Dec 1840
at Melbourne arrived 15 Jan 1841, schooner from Hobart town, with sundries
Melbourne cleared out 20 Jan 1841 Margaret schooner for Hobart town
01 Feb 1841 barque at Melbourne from Launceston
11 Dec 1840 schooner from Melbourne for Geelong

Marquis Of Bute

arrived 30 Nov 1841, ship 512 tons Neil Lamont master, from Greenock 11 Aug 1841 to Port Phillip
See my Marquis Of Bute notes for a passenger list etc

Mary

cutter, 56 tons, Day master, in Feb McIntosh master,
arrived 18 Jan 1841 in Launceston with frieght from Port Phillip - 6 cases muskets, 3 cases hardware, 37 cases wine for JW Bell, etc
departed Launceston 22 Jan for Port Phillip with passengers Messrs G Lukin, Ferguson, Dodsworth, McKintosh, Huberday, McLachlan, Croemers, York, Brown, McCarthy, Lucas, Evans
28 Jan 1841 cutter at Melbourne from Launceston
arrived 18 Feb 1841 at Launceston, from Port Phillip, passengers D Robert, Wm York, L McLachlan, E Cromer, D Brown, D McCarthy, D Watson
10 Mar 1841 cutter Ludwick master at Melbourne from Kings Island
19 Apr 1841 cutter arrived at Geelong from Melbourne with cargo of timber
21 Apr 1841 cutter Ludwick master cleared from Geelong for Melbourne
departed 29 Apr 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip with passengers William Henderson and Thomas Dykes
26 Jun 1841 cutter Muckleburgh master cleared from Melbourne for Corner Inlet
29 Jun 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Sydney via Western Port
20 Jul 1841 cutter Mickleburgh master arrived at Melbourne from Corner Inlet
06 Aug 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Western Port and Launceston
25 Aug 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Western Port
11 Oct 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Port Albert
03 Nov 1841 cleared from Melbourne for Port Albert
25 Nov 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Corner Inlet

Mary Hay

arrived 18 Dec 1841, barque 258 tons AD Velum master, from London. Passengers Mrs Nibly and child, Miss Harriet Rogers, Mr Davidson, Mr Barot.

Mary Jane


25 Feb 1841 cutter at Geelong from Melbourne passengers Mr Robins, Mr Levy, Mr Niblett, Mr Hart
26 Feb 1841 cutter cleared from Geelong for Melbourne

Mary Nixon

arrived 30 Nov 1841, barque 392 tons, Field master, from London via Cork 8 Aug 1841 to Port Phillip, Agent JB Were.
See my Mary Nixon notes for a passenger list etc

Middlesex

arrived 1 Oct 1841, barque 563 tons, Salmon master, from London and Plymouth 9 June 1841 to Port Phillip
See my Middlesex notes for a passenger list etc

Minerva

schooner, 90 tons, Reid master. In March is 110 tons, Fawthrop master, Henty and Co Agents
departed 31 Dec 1840 from Launceston for Portland Bay, passengers two Mr Robertsons, Mr and Mrs Booth and 4 chn, Mrs Mary Ann Smith and 2 chn, James and Henrietta Earl, and 16 shepherds
departed 28 Jan 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip and South Australia, with passengers Messrs Saunders, Ralston, August, Campbell, Mr George Lilly, Mrs OReilly and child, Mrs Barrett, Mr Ritchie, Mr Spicer, Mr Wedges, George Campbell, James Barrett, and John Moorley
01 Feb 1841 schooner at Melbourne from Launceston
departed 9 Feb 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers Messrs Frost, Bourne, Wiggins and Savage, John Peatry, C Miller, ?Thomas, Mrs Earle and child, William Clark, H Johnson, Isaac Mills, William Hollands, William Young
arrived at Launceston 5 March from South Australia with passengers
arrived 11 Mar 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay with passengers Wm Smith, J Richardson, R Lee, cargo bales of wool, 52 from Connolly, 24 from Willis, 96 from Henty, 15 from Robertson, 11 from Eddie
departed 25 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers FY Wilmore Esq, George Howell, Thomas Jones, James Murphy, Richard Cain, Charles Boyd, William Howles, James Giles, Richard, Joseph, Eliza and Ann McClelland, George Fisher, Charles Saunders, Alfred Saunders, W Saunders, Fred Saunders, William, John and Anne Bennett, William Wood, James Allen, Wm Maxey
departed 19 Apr 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers J White Esq, J Hargrave, George Allcock, Mrs Hall and child, Ellen, Ann, Margaret, Rebecca, John and James Sealey, Mrs Lewis and 2 chn
departed 7 May 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip with passengers Messrs Todd, Campbell, Wilson, Papley, White, Jollie
arrived 14 May 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay, passengers S Henty Esq, Frank Henty, Thomas Cowell, D Rose, Robert Lake
departed 19 May 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers Stephen Henty, P White, John White, Esqs., Thomas Dyster, Morris Kings, Stuart and Keans, Gillinere, Willis, Carroll, Reddeford, Gray, Stuart, Williamson, Wood, Holloway, Jones, Smith, Eddington, Bostock, Higginbottom, Halls, Bingby, Parker, Lewis, Friend, Crockett, Cotton, Donaldson, Riley and Whaler
29 May 1841 schooner Reid master cleared from Melbourne for Port Nicholson with passengers Mr Campbell and 500 sheep
arrived 8 June 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay, passenger Mr DeSalie Esq, cargo included 50 sheep
departed 23 June 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers Messrs Corney, Claridge, Corney, Blundell, Lake, Savage, Mrs Savage, Donald McKenzie, Mrs Dyster and 2 chn, Mrs Moore
arrived 23 July 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay, passengers Mr Fitzpatrick, John Edwards, Mr Sanders
departed 9 Aug 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers Thomas Rickey, Charles Saunders, Henry Saunders, Mrs Milligan, Francis De Dailly, Miss Riley, Thomas Blagden, James McLear, James Mallett, Thomas Mallett, Mrs Redditch, Alfred F Rich, John Smith, John Palmer, William Jones, Joseph Back, John Akers, George Berry, John Chipper, Robert Sydenham, Robert Stephen, Robert Doyles, John Glethero, William Noon, John Edwards, Thomas Best, Joseph Frost
arrived 30 Aug 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay, passengers Messrs Shaft, Broadworth, McKay, Kemp and Coleman
departed 13 Sep 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay with passengers F Henty Esq, Robert Shaft, Magnus Smith, P White Esq, TY Wilmore Esq, Mrs Hedditch, Miss Allan, Miss Riley, Mr Herbertson, Janet Gray, Robert Kemp, W Kelly, William Hawes, John Lambert, John Sheen, Robert Betts, John Pittman
17 Oct 1841 schooner Reid master arrived at Melbourne from New Zealand with maize, pigs, etc
arrived 21 Oct 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay with passengers Wilmore Esq, P White and E Henty Esq, Rev Mr Thompson, Mary Dunn, Robert Bellenger, Raphael Alexander, William Turner, William Murphy, William Stride, John Smith
departing 1 Nov 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay, passengers Thomas Strachan, Dr J Sutherland, Mr Henry Hayden, Mrs Hayden, Henry Wilson, A McInney, William Murphy, Samuel Howarth, Joseph Shynner, Thomas Kent, Ann Beck, Joseph Beck, William Turner
departing 3 Dec 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay, passengers James White Esq, Joseph Devenport Esq, Mrs Devenport, Walter Birmingham, Jane Riley, J Fairclough, Sarah OMeara, Robert Kemp, Stephen Norman, James Kendall, James Jones, Richard Clayton, James Read, William Clements, Thomas Broad, George Dean
18 Dec 1841 schooner Reid master cleared from Melbourne for New Zealand with cattle
arrived 28 Dec 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay, passengers John and James Whyte Esqs, William Corney, L Wheatley, R Lavendar

Naiad


26 Apr 1841 schooner Pearce master arrived at Melbourne from Hobart passengers Mr Best, Mr Griffiths and 9 in Steerage Naiad
08 Nov 1841 schooner Lindsay master arrived at Melbourne from Hobart Naiad
19 Nov 1841 arrived at Geelong from Hobart vis Melbourne Naiad
26 Nov 1841 cleared from Geelong for Hobart Naiad
26 Dec 1841 arrived at Melbourne from Hobart

Neptune


28 Mar 1841 ship, Ferris master arrived at Melbourne from London via Plymouth
See my Neptune notes for a passenger list etc

Nerio


30 Dec 1841 barque Hill master arrived at Melbourne from Newastle

New Holland


22 May 1841 brig arrived at Melbourne from Newcastle with coals for the steamer Corsair, hourly expected from Adelaide

Nimrod

arrived 26 Jan 1841, ship 469 tons, Capt Manning master, from Liverpool 13 Oct 1840 to Melbourne
Passengers Mr and Mrs Leech and son, Dr and Miss Fullarton, Mr Armitage and Mr Exton, 34 in Intermediate and 21 in steerage. Extensive cargo list includes soap, spades, cheeses, herrings, hams, various ordered lists of goods.

17 Feb - arrived 16 Feb, Nimrod, ship, Manning, 500 tons, from Liverpool on 13 Oct, Pass Mr and Mrs (inside crease) Miss Fullerton, Mr Armitage and 34 intermediate and 21 in steerage, Mr West died 22 Jan 1841, Mrs Margaret West and 4 chn
10 March Nimrod arrived in Sydney left PP on 4th.
No Passenger list among the Bounty - Assisted Immigration records

March 1, cleared for Sydney, passengers Lieut Tollervey, Dr Lynch, Dr Fullarton, Miss Fullarton, Mr and Mrs Leich and child, Mr and Mrs Bourne, Messrs Armytage, Exton, M'Leod, Wiggin and Herrist, and 20 in steerage, with part of her original cargo
1 Mar 1841 departed for Sydney

Nimrod arrived Sydney 10 March 1841, from Port Phillip on 4 March, with sundries. Passengers Capt Tollervey RN, Dr Fullerton and Miss Fullerton, Mr and Mrs Leitch/Latch and son, Mr JJ Armitage, Mr J Eaton, Mr D McLeod, Mr F Weagan/Wegan, Dr Lynch, Mr Elliott Herriott, Mr and Mrs Bourne, Mr Smith, and 6 Intermediate.

Orient

barque, 505 tons, Captain Wales
For details of the voyage to Port Melbourne, arrived 13 Dec 1840 from London on the Orient
31 Dec 1840 cleared from Melbourne for Sydney and was delayed
at Melbourne cleared out 5 Jan 1841, arrived Sydney 14 Jan 1841 with passengers Mr F and Mrs Gwynne, Mr Dalrymple, Pritchard, Sherwin and 21 in Steerage
departed from Sydney 26 Jan 1841 in ballast, for Calcutta

Summary notes on Vessels by name - Abeona, Bandicoot, Devonshire, Hamilton, Kilmaurs, Maguasha, Patriot, Tamar,

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