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Title Voyage Diary of Sarah Stephens of Montgomery Sailing on the Cardigan Castle from Gravesend, England to Lyttleton, New Zealand
Author Stephens, Sarah
Date 26 Sep 1876 - 23 Jan 1877
Document Type Personal Account
Reference DX/1071/R
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description Transcript and original manuscript of Sarah Stephens' correspondence and travel journal. Describes being on board and the people she met, weather, ill-health of passengers and letters received from Wales.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) New Zealand
Places Montgomery, Wales; Gravesend, London, England; Lyttleton, New Zealand
Ports Gravesend, England;
Nationality English
Ships Cardigan Castle
Keywords living conditions, emigration, disease, fever, mutiny, quarantine
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library