Unlock the Past Cruises

Researching & Understanding Convicts in NSW by Brian Walsh

Event Information

When
  • 11 Oct 2014 10:30am - 12:30pm
Where
  • Richmond Villa, 120 Kent Street
  • Sydney
  • New South Wales
Other Information
  • Cost: $20 members/$30 non members
Contact

Get past your convict ‘wall’. This session will help researchers to understand the convict system in NSW. Topics will include convict assignment to settlers, employment in government work gangs, secondary punishment in iron gangs, and an overview of emancipation, records such as tickets-of-leave and ticket-of-leave
passports.

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