Quarantined! - the 1837 Lady Macnaghten immigrants

The story of one of the first shiploads of family migrants to arrive in Australia.
Description

It left Cork with over 400 Irish emigrants and a sprinkling from Scotland and England.

It limped into Sydney in February 1837 with typhoid raging and was isolated at the Spring Cove quarantine station at North Head.

The book tells the stories of the survivors and the contribution they made to their new country.

 

Softcover book, 206 pages, well footnoted, bibliography, useful appendices, index

Perry McIntyre & Elizabeth Rushen, Anchor Books Australia, 2007, reprinted 2010