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1842
Ships
 Depart from
Arrive at
 Departure date
Arrival date
 Other information Passengers
Sarah and ElizabethPort Adelaide?01 Feb 1842whaling cruise
1775-1857?
Caleb AngasLondon
The Downs
Port Adelaide
-
30 Oct 1841
16 Feb 1842
barque
1829-
passengers
GuianaLondon
Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
01 Sep 1841
-
02 Mar 1842
barque
1831-1847
passengers
William NicholLeith
Melbourne
Port Adelaide
-
-
04 Mar 1842
ship rig
1834-1842
passengers
L'HeroineNew Zealand
Holdfast Bay
-
11 Mar 1842
French Frigate1 passenger
Frederick HuthCape Town
Swan River
Port Adelaide
-
-
11 Mar 1842
barque
1833-
1 passenger
WelcomeGreenock
Melbourne
Port Adelaide
08 Oct 1841
26 Mar 1842
01 Apr 1842
brig
1826-
passengers
William FulcherLondon
The Downs
Cape Town
Port Adelaide
-
14 Nov 1841
07 Feb 1842
05 Apr 1842
brig
1839-1843
4 passengers
FortitudeLondon
Port Adelaide
09 Dec 1841
06 Apr 1842
ship rig
1809-
24 passengers
BlancheLondon
The Downs
Port Adelaide
-
07 Nov 1841
07 Apr 1842
ship rig
1827-
7 passengers
GipsyBourbon
Port Adelaide
-
25 May 1842
barque
1840-
1 passenger
IonaThe Clyde
Melbourne
Port Adelaide
27 Dec 1841
15 May 1842
29 May 1842
ship rig
|1839-
passengers
PsycheBali
Port Adelaide
08 May 1842
05 Jun 1842
barque
1834-
FortfieldSingapore
Port Adelaide
24 Apr 1842
22 Jun 1942
ship
1934-
1 passenger
GuianaPersian Gulf
Singapore
Port Adelaide
-
01 Jun 1842
27 Jul 1842
barque
1831-
passengers
Sans PareilleNewcastle
Leith
Port Adelaide
-
16 Feb 1842
01 Jul 1842
brigantine
1841-
1 passenger
Lady FitzherbertLondon
Plymouth
Cape Town
Port Adelaide
04 Feb 1842
14 Feb 1842
05 Jun 1842
12 Jul 1842
ship rig
1828-
> 2 passengers
CommodoreBali
Port Adelaide
07 Jul 1842
04 Aug 1842
barque
1840-
no passengers
TaglioniLondon
Port Adelaide
20 Jun 1842
13 Oct 1842
ship rig
1840-
passengers
GlenarmLiverpool
Holdfast Bay
03 Aug 1842 
01 Dec 1842
barque
1834-
passengers
Countess of DurhamLondon
Port Adelaide
-
21 Dec 1842
barque
1835-
> 2 passengers
WilliamGuernsey
Port Adelaide
06 Sep 1842
25 Dec 1842
barque
1835-
1 passenger
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!