Isabella (1827 ship)
|Fate:||Wrecked in 1841|
|Tons burthen:||323 (bm)|
The entry for Isabella in Lloyds Register for 1840 gives her master as "M'Ausland", her owner as H. Nelson, her homeport as London, and her trade as London to Sydney.
Under the command of Alexander McAusland and surgeon Henry Mahon, Isabella left Dublin, Ireland, on 5 March 1840 and arrived at Sydney on 24 July 1840, having sailed via the Cape of Good Hope. She embarked 119 female convicts, passengers, and cargo. No convicts died on the voyage.
Citations and references
- Weatherill (1908), p.147.
- Register of Shipping (1827), supplemental pages.
- Lloyds Register (1840), Seq.№I172.
- Bateson (1959), pp.306-7.
- Bateson (1959), p.337.
- "Shipping Intelligence". The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, Saturday 29 August 1840, p.2. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
- "Shipping Intelligence". The Sydney Herald, Wednesday 23 December 1840, p.2. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
- "Shipwreck - Loss of Isabella". The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser, Friday 11 June 1841, p.2. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
- Bateson, Charles (1959). The Convict Ships. Brown, Son & Ferguson. OCLC 3778075.
- Weatherill, Richard (1908) The ancient port of Whitby, and its ships. (Whitby: Horne & Son.)