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Title Handwritten Diary from a Passenger on 'Morning Light' from Liverpool, England to Melbourne, Australia
Date 2-17 Jul 1856
Document Type Personal Account
Reference DX/908
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description Very detailed account of the voyage. Discusses the weather and the passenger's feelings throughout the voyage.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Places Sydney, New South Wales, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Ports Liverpool, England; Melbourne, Australia
Nationality English
Ships Morning Light
Keywords provisions, bad weather, emigrant, steamboat, livestock, journey conditions, stowaway, sickness, quarantine, death
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library