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From: Bernard Vigallon <>
Subject: Re: [TSL] Ship Descriptions- Info
Date: Sun, 09 Sep 2007 21:07:06 -0700
In-Reply-To: <002801c7f325$4b3d5a40$0201010a@ownerc72bf9569>


Please remove my email address from this list
Thanks
brv



On 9/9/07 2:06 PM, "MargM" <> wrote:

>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rosemary Gall" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, September 10, 2007 2:19 AM
> Subject: [TSL] Ship Descriptions
>
>
> Hi Rosemary
>
>
>> My great great g'father George Mirfin arrived in
>> Melbourne in Feb.
>> 1853 on a ship called the Una. The Captain was William
>> Turner.
>>
>> Do you have any suggestions as to where I might find
>> more information
>> about this ship, its captain, passengers or the voyage?
>
>
> There are 3 books to be found in many libraries called
> 'Log of Logs' These have brief info on any surviving Log,
> passenger diary etc and who has it
> Also always worth checking in the newspaper of the time
> .......... in this case 'The Argus' ,to see what info
> that might have . The Argus newspaper is on film in State
> Libraries
>
> There is also a very large book. 'Arrivals& departures
> Victoria ports' that covers about 1850 -1855 that would
> also be worth checking
>
>
> Bye
>
> MargM
> Beautiful NSW Central Coast
> NSW
> Australia
>
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