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1845
Ships
 Depart from
Arrive at
 Departure date
Arrival date
 Other information Passengers
Lightning London
Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 16 Aug 1844
22 Nov 1844
01 Jan 1845
 schooner
1841-
 > 3 passengers
         
William Wise London
Port Adelaide
 20 Sep 1844
05 Jan 1845
 brig
1826-
 17 passengers
         
Guiana Mauritius
Swan River
Port Adelaide
 15 Dec 1844
22 Jan 1845
08 Feb 1845
 barque
1831-1847
 2 passengers from Swan River
         
Britomart Singapore
Port Adelaide
 -
28 Feb 1845
 brig
1820-
  
         
Waterwitch Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 27 Jan 1845
04 Mar 1845
 schooner
1831-
 1 passenger
cargo incl. 1021 bags sugar
         
John Pirie Port Adelaide 16 Mar 1845 schooner
1827-1850
 whaling voyage
         
Isabella Watson London
Plymouth
Port Adelaide
 20 Dec 1844
03 Apr 1845
 3 mast ship
1840-1852
 125 passengers
first ship with assisted immigrants since Dec 1840
         
Falco Boston USA
Swan River
Port Adelaide
 19 Nov 1844
11 Mar 1844
12 Apr 1845
 brig
1832-
 1 passenger
(for New Zealand?)
         
Lightning Singapore
Port Adelaide
 26 Mar 1845
06 May 1845
 schooner
1841-
 1 passenger
cargo incl. 1 live turtle
         
Richard Mount Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 -
08 May 1845
 schooner
1834-
 cargo incl. 12 ton guano
         
Sans Pareille Leith
Faroe Islands
Port Adelaide
 21 Nov 1844
29 Jan 1845
26 May 1845
 brigantine
1841-
  
         
Hawk Singapore
Port Adelaide
 -
31 May 1845
 schooner
1827-
 1 passenger for New Zealand
         
Jane Geary Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 -
28 Jun 1845
 brig
1840-
  
         
Cheerful Manila
Port Adelaide
 04 Apr 1845
03 Ju1 1845
 brigantine
1834-
  
         
Taglioni London
Port Adelaide
 07 Apr 1845
24 Jul 1845
 3 mast ship
1840-
 passengers
         
Guiana Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 -
27 Jul 1845
 barque
1831-1847
 passengers
         
Waterwitch Bourbon
Port Adelaide
 -
06 Aug 1845
 schooner
1831-
 1 passenger
         
Spartan London
Port Adelaide
 18 Apr 1845
12 Aug 1845
 3 mast ship
1825-
 passengers

 

Haidee London
Cape Verde Is
Port Adelaide
 -
07 May 1845
26 Aug 1845
 barque
1839-
 no passengers
         
HMS Racehorse Plymouth
Port Adelaide
 209 May 1845
9 Aug 1845
 18 gun sloop
1830-
  
         
Heerjeebhoy Rustomjee Patel Bremen
Port Adelaide
 24 May 1845
18 Sep 1845
 3 mast ship
1842-
 262 passengers
         
Hawk Singapore
Port Adelaide
 05 Aug 1845
23 Sep 1845
 schooner
1827-
 1 passenger
         
Phoebe Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 29 Jul 1845
23 Sep 1845
 brigantine
1843-
 1 passenger
         
John Pirie Port Adelaide 29 Sep 1845 schooner
1827-1850
 whaling voyage
         
Lightning Singapore
Port Adelaide
 13 Aug 1845
29 Sep 1845
 schooner
1841-
 passengers
         
Elphinstone Bombay
Port Adelaide
 19 Aug 1845
14 Oct 1845
 18 gun brig-sloop
East India Co.
 passengers
incl. Governor Robe and military convicts
         
Augustus London
The Downs
Port Adelaide
 -
22 Jun 1845
15 Oct 1845
 3 mast ship,  later barque
1834-1858
 21 passengers
         
Telegraph Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 09 Sep 1845
21 Oct 1845
 brig 1 passenger
         
Symmetry London
The Downs
Port Adelaide
 25 Jun 1845
26 Jun 1845
07 Nov 1845
 3 mast ship
1840-
 12 passengers
         
Amelia Leith
Gothenburg
Port Adelaide
 -
24 Jun 1845
13 Nov 1845
 rig
1825-
  
         
Royal Archer Liverpool
Hobart Town
Port Adelaide
 27 Jun 1845
30 Nov 1845
21 Nov 1845
 barque
1841-
 25 passengers
         
John Heyes London
Port Adelaide
 10 Aug 1845
24 Nov 1845
 3 mast ship
1820-
 no passengers
         
Templar London
Port Adelaide
 25 Jul 1845
24 Nov 1845
 3 mast ship
1842-
 109 passengers
         
Gunga Liverpool
Port Adelaide
 27 Jul 1845
29 Nov 1845
 barque
1834-
 no passengers
         
Waterwitch Mauritius
Port Adelaide
 22 Nov 1845
26 Dec 1845
 schooner
1831-
  
         
Joseph Albino London
Cape of Good Hope
Port Adelaide
 04 Jul 1845
22 Oct 1845
08 Dec 1845
 schooner
1839-1849
Condemned 1849
 7 passengers
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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!