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1844
Ships
 
Depart from
Arrive at
 
Departure date
Arrival date
 
Other information
 
Passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
St Helena
 
Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 
11 Nov 1843
03 Jan 1844
 
schooner
1814-
 
 
passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Symmetry
 
Leith
Port Adelaide
 
01 Sep 1843
21 Feb 1844
 
ship
1840-
 
 
15 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bing Tang Ting
 
Singapore
Port Adelaide
 
Dec 1843
02 Feb 1844
 
barque
1842-
 
 
no passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taglioni
 
London
Port Adelaide
 
12 Feb 1844 
18 Jun 1844
 
ship rig
1840-
 
passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Waterwitch
 
Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 
-
19 Jun 1844
 
schooner
1831-
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Guiana
 
Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 
-
21 Jun 1844
 
barque
1831-1847
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prince Albert
 
Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 
20 Jul 1844
 
brig
1842-
 
passengers en route to New Zealand
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Symmetry
 
Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 
21 Jun 1844
31 Aug 1844
 
ship
1840
 
1 passenger
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
George Washington
 
Hamburg
Bremen
Port Adelaide
 
23 May 1844
29 May 1844
12 Sep 1844
 
ship rig
1822-
 
184 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Heyes
 
London
Port Adelaide
 
12 Jun 1844
11 Oct 1844
 
ship rig
184-
 
25 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yare
 
London
Port Adelaide
 
17 Jun 1844
11 Oct 1844
 
brig
1830-
 
2 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bleng
 
Liverpool
Port Adelaide
 
22 Jun 1844
23 Oct 1844
 
barque
1841-
 
1 passenger
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hanseat
 
Hamburg
Port Adelaide 
 
31 Oct 1844
 
barque
1841-
 
whaling voyage
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mary White
 
Liverpool
Sydney
Port Phillip
Port Adelaide
 
20 May 1844
-
-
06 Nov 1844
 
barque
1834-1851
 
21 passengers
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Branken Moor
 
London
Port Adelaide
 
07 Sep 1844
27 Dec 1844
 
ship
1827
 
8 passengers
 
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!