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 1837
Ships
  Depart from
Arrive at
  Departure date
Arrival date
  Other information  Passengers
              
 Coromandel  Deal
Nepean Bay
(Kangaroo Island)
Holdfast Bay
  9 Sep 1836
12 Jan 1837

17Jan 1837
  ship
662 tons
1832-  
  156 passengers
124 adults
32 children
              
 William Hutt  London
Holdfast Bay
  12 Aug 1836
26 Jan 1837
  brig 260 tons 1833-  1 passenger
1 adult
              
 Isabella  London
via Launceston Holdfast Bay
  Sep 1836
06 Jan 1837
11 Feb 1837
  ship 1826-1837  several passengers
              
 John Renwick  Gravesend
Holdfast Bay
Port Adelaide (m)
  18 Oct 1836
09 Feb 1837
21 Feb 1837
  ship 403 tons 1826-  140 passengers
106 adults
34 children
              
 Mary and Jane  Cape of Good Hope Holdfast Bay
Port Adelaide
  20 Dec 1836
18 Feb 1837
21 Feb 1837
  196 tons    3 passengers
3 adults
              
 South Australian  Plymouth
Kingscote
(Kangaroo Island)
  22 Dec 1836
22 Apr 1837  
  barque 236 tons 1819-1837  63 passengers
46 adults
17 children
              
 Sarah and Elizabeth  Hull
Kingscote
(Kangaroo Island)
  26 Sep 1836
14 Apr 1837  
  barque
269 tons
1775-1857  
  40 passengers
38 adults
2 children
              
 Schah  Gravesend
Port Adelaide
  08 Jan 1837
04 May 1837
  brig 161 tons <1832-1837  5 passengers
4 adults
1 child
              
 Lord Hobart  Cape of Good Hope Port Adelaide  1837
09 Jul 1837
  189 tons  no passengers
              
 Abeona  Mauritius
via Swan River
Port Adelaide
  1837
11 Jun-06 Jul
29 Jul 1837
  brigantine 1832-  24 passengers
              
 Solway  Hamburg
Kingscote
(Kangaroo Island)
  09 Jun 1837
16 Oct 1837
  ship 337 tons 1829-1837  38 passengers
38 adults
              
 Katherine Stewart Forbes  Gravesend
Port Adelaide
  28 Jun 1837
17 Oct 1837
  ship 457 tons 1818-  222 passengers
143 adults
79 children
              
 Hartley  Gravesend
Port Adelaide
  17 May 1837
28 Oct 1837
  ship 322 tons 1836-  108 passengers
57 adults
51 children
              
 Peter Proctor  Calcutta
Port Adelaide
  30 Aug 183
23 Nov 1837
  brig 1808-   
              
 Lady Emma  Gravesend
Port Adelaide
  05 Aug 1837
04 Dec 1837
  barque 231 tons 1823-  109 passengers
67 adults
42 children
              
 Navarino  Gravesend
Port Adelaide
  26 Aug 1837
06 Dec 1837
  barque 463 tons 1808-  217 passengers
151 adults
66 children
 
The data in the Other Information column includes a brief description of the vessel, the year of construction and, if known, the year of loss/destruction where the ship was later lost at sea or shipwrecked.
 
Sources:
South Australian Records Prior to 1841 (Opie)
Migrant Ships for South Australia 1836-1866 (Ronald Parsons)
Shipping Arrivals and Departures South Australia 1627-1850 (Sexton)
The Land of Promise (John Stephens)
 
At times there is a conflict in the information provided by each of the sources listed above. For example, dates of sailing may vary from one source to another, and 3 different references may give 3 differing dates!