Tasmanian Immigrant Ships List - "L" Ships

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Below are short descriptions of particular voyages made by ships that brought immigrants to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). The passengers, found so far, are also listed with links to researchers.


Lady East (1833)

Departed Liverpool 15 Jun 1833, arrived Hobart 23 Oct 1833 with 108 immigrants/129 passengers on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p90.
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p218.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Friday 25 Oct 1833, p3.

Passengers
GOODMAN, Augustus Temple & Dinah
GREIG, Ann
GREIG, John
HALL, Christopher
JOHNSON, Thomas
KENNEDY, Bridget
KENNEDY, Mary
REYNOLDS, George & Dinah
WATSON, Jonathan & family

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Egidia (1862)

Departed Glasgow arriving Launceston 19 Apr 1862 with 236 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p107.
Newspaper report The Mercury, Monday 21 Apr 1862, p2.

Passengers
BLAIR, Hugh
CHISHOLM, Colin & Isabella with Hugh (4 months)
MOIR, Robert & Jane with Christina (4) & Margaret (2)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Jocelyn (1870)

Departed London 03 Nov 1869, Plymouth 17 Nov 1869 arriving Hobson\'s Bay Feb 1870.

Sources: Newspaper report The Argus, Wednesday 02 Feb 1870, p4.

Passengers
GABBEDY, John

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Nelson (1807)

Arrived Derwent 28 Nov 1807, departed Sydney via Norfolk Isand, despatches & 15 settler families from Norfolk Island.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p21.
Schaffer, Irene & McKay, Thelma, Exiled Three Times Over!, Profiles of Norfolk Islanders exiled in Van Diemen's Land 1807-13, St David's Park Publishing, 1992, pp1-26.
Wright, Reg, The Forgotten Generation of Norfolk Island and Van Diemens Land, Library of Australian History Sydney, 1986, p107.
No newspaper report currently available on Trove.

Passengers
McCLOUD, John & Mary (nee Potter) with 5 children
MOLLOY, Jane with 6 children (partner Bernard Walford)
WALFORD, Bernard (partner Jane Molloy)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Nelson (1808)

Departed Norfolk Island arriving in the Derwent 1 / 2 Mar 1808.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p21.
Schaffer, Irene & McKay, Thelma, Exiled Three Times Over!, Profiles of Norfolk Islanders exiled in Van Diemen's Land 1807-13, St David's Park Publishing, 1992, p219.
Wright, Reg, The Forgotten Generation of Norfolk Island and Van Diemens Land, Library of Australian History Sydney, 1986, pp110.

Passengers
BRADSHAW, Elizabeth
HATHAWAY, Henry
JILLETT, Robert & Elizabeth BRADSHAW with 6 children
LOWE, James (Minorca to NSW)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Nelson (1813)

Arrived Port Dalrymple 01 Mar 1813, departed Sydney via Norfolk Island 31 Jan 1813 with settlers & despatches.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p32.
Schaffer, Irene & McKay, Thelma, Exiled Three Times Over!, Profiles of Norfolk Islanders exiled in Van Diemen's Land 1807-13, St David's Park Publishing, 1992, p228.
Wright, Reg, The Forgotten Generation of Norfolk Island and Van Diemens Land, Library of Australian History Sydney, 1986, pp136-137.

Passengers
EGGLESTON, George (Alexander to NSW)
HAYWOOD, Elizabeth (Lady Penrhyn to NSW)
LOCK, Thomas (Matilda to NSW)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lady Rowena (1828)

Departed London 16 Aug 1828 arriving Launceston 20 Dec 1828 with 2 passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p151.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Saturday 27 Dec 1828, p2.

Passengers
MUNRO, Alexander

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lang (1825)

Departed London / Portsmouth 23 Aug 1825 arriving Hobart 17 / 18 Dec 1825 with 20 passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p110.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette, Saturday 24 Dec 1825, p2.

Passengers

No current listings

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lang (1828)

Departed Gravesend 19 Aug 1828, England 26 Aug 1828 arriving Hobart 22 / 23 Dec 1828.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p151.
Newspaper report The Hobart Town Courier, Saturday 27 Dec 1828, p2.

Passengers

No current listings

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lang (1830)

Departed London 16 May 1830, Downs 17 May 1830, general goods/merchandise, 37/44 passengers including two HODGKINSON families, arriving Hobart 22 Sep 1830.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p175.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Friday 24 Sep 1830, p2.

Passengers
ANDERSON, Samuel
DROUGHT, Robert Campbell (Rev) with daughter Mrs Gray & family
GRAY (aka GIDDINGS), Anne with sons James & Robert Giddings
HODGKINSON, John
MILLER, Frederick (Reverend) & Elizabeth (cousin of husband)
SADGROVE, John Henry & Susannah (nee Jolley)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lewe van Nyenstein (1855)

Departed Hamburg arriving Hobart 24 May 1855 with 122 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p98.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Friday 25 May 1855, p2.

Passengers
HANSCH, Family
KRETSCHMAR, Fredrick

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lightning (1855)

Departed England arriving Melbourne 20 Mar 1855. 33 immigrants continued to Launceston per Lady Bird arriving 23 Mar 1855.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p97.
Newspaper report The Argus, Thursday 22 Mar 1855, p4.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 27 Mar 1855, p2.

Passengers
LOCKWOOD, George & Mary with John, Mary Ann, James, Thomas, Elizabeth, William & George

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Liguria (10-1882)

Departed Plymouth 26 Aug 1882 arriving Melbourne 10 Oct 1882, 7 immigrants went on to Launceston on the Mangana arriving 14 Oct 1882.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p121.
Newspaper report The Argus, Wednesday 11 Oct 1882, p6.
Newspaper report Launceston Examiner, Monday 16 Oct 1882, p2.

Passengers
HOLMES, Edward Akeroyd & Esther with Joseph & Fredrick

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lochiel (1833)

Departed Leith 13 Apr 1833 with 52 passengers, arriving Hobart 18 Sep 1833.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p216.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 24 Sep 1833, p2.

Passengers
ATKINSON, James & Jane with Charlotte, William, Mary, Sarah & Edward

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lord Lyndoch (1833)

Departed Sydney 06 Dec 1833, arriving Hobart 10 Dec 1833 with 208 military & families.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p220.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday, 10 Dec 1833, p2.

Passengers
PEAGAN / PAGIN / PAGAN / PHEGAN, Andrew (1/21st Regt Foot Royal North British Fusiliers)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lord Sidmouth (1841)

The barque Lord Sidmouth left Port Nicholson, New Zealand 04 Feb 1841 with 57 emigrant passengers, arriving Hobart 19 Feb 1841.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p191.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 23 Feb 1841, p2.

Passengers
GOODWIN, Henry

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lorena (1853)

Departed Dublin 19 Sep 1852 arriving Melbourne 06 Feb 1853. No information available at this stage for passengers going on to VDL.

Sources:
Newspaper report The Argus, Monday 07 Feb 1853, p4.

Passengers
KENT, Charles

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lotus (1831)

Arrived Hobart 20 Oct 1831, departed London 16 Jun 1831 with General goods & 22 passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p190.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Wednesday 26 Oct 1831, p2.

Passengers
EVERETT, Robert & Martha with 3 children

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Louisa (1853)

Departed from Plymouth arriving in Hobart 10 Jan 1853 with 208 immigrants.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p93.
Newspaper report The Courier, Monday 10 Jan 1853, p2.

Passengers
FITZGERALD, Mary Jane
HEAPHY, Catherine
HOLLY, William
VAUGHAN, Hanora
VAUGHAN, Mary
VOSS, Family
WILLIAMS, Frederick & Elizabeth with 3 sons

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Louisa Campbell (1839)

Arrived Launceston 21 Jan 1839 from London with general merchandise, stout, salt, deals, staves etc., and passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p127.
Newspaper report Cornwall Chronicle, Saturday 26 Jan 1839, p2.

Passengers
DOUGLAS, Adye

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lucknow (1860)

Departed Boston 02 Mar arriving Hobson\'s Bay, Vic, 26 Jun 1860 with 14 passengers. No information at this stage on the ship of arrival for passengers who travelled on to Tasmania.

Sources:
Newspaper report The Argus, Wednesday 27 Jun 1860, p4.

Passengers
WILLIAMS, John

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Lusitania (1821)

The ship Lusitania departed London 06 Jul 1821 with general cargo and passengers arriving in the Derwent 28/29 Oct 1821.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p74.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette & Van Diemen's Land Advertiser, Saturday 03 Nov 1921, p2.

Passengers
MORRISON, Alexander

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Updated: 18-Jul-2014