Report on Female Factory

Evidence Type: Newspaper Report
10 October 1828

A vehicle is in course of building in the Lumber-yard, for the conveyance of the women and children by the Sir Joseph Banks,* to the factory at Parramatta, under escort of mounted policemen.

* Sir Joseph Banks, arrived 1828, was a ship carrying assisted migrants from Ireland. See List of Irish passengers arrived on the ship Sir Joseph Banks, Oct 1828 (NRS 5309 / Reel 2795)

See Original: “No title,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW: 1824 – 1848), Friday 10 October 1828, p.2