Voyage to Adelaide in 1884

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Voyage to Adelaide in 1884
Under command of Captain Edward Alston
Departure port London
Departure date 28th April 1884
Arrival port Port Adelaide
Arrival date 10th August 1884
Voyage duration 104 days

On the 28th April 1884 the City of Adelaide began its voyage to South Australia under the command of Captain Edward Alston.



Passenger List

The following is a list of passengers on the voyage that arrived in Port Adelaide on 10th August 1884 after a 104 day passage. On this occasion it was reported that Captain Alston sailed by way of Aden.[1]

No. Name in Newspaper /
on Passenger List
Individual
Wiki (GEDCOM) Page
Family/Household
Wiki (GEDCOM) Page
Cabin Class Birth Date Age Comment Ref.
1 Alston, Mrs. Francis, Grace Charlotte - I798 Alston Family - F2010 First Class (Saloon)
2 Alston, Child Alston, Roland Athel Edward - I896 Alston Family - F2010 First Class (Saloon) 18 Dec 1877 6 Born ( 18 Dec 1877) at sea on City of Adelaide and died (16 January 1885), aged 7, at sea on City of Adelaide.
3 Bruce, Mrs. Bruce, Mrs. Bruce Family First Class (Saloon)
4 Bruce, Mdlles Bruce, Mdlles Bruce Family First Class (Saloon)






Crew List

The following is a list of the crew on the voyage.

Billet # Name Wiki (GEDCOM) Page Birth Place Birth Date Age on voyage Position Wage Last Ship Date joined Place joined Date Left Place Left Reason Left Comment Ref.
1 Alston, Edward Daniel Alston, Edward Daniel - I2015 Bromley 1842 abt 42 Master City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London Remains [2]
2 Shooter, W E E Shooter, W E E - I20447 Skipwith 1859 abt 25 1st Mate 8-0-0 St Vincent 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
3 Grylls, Glynn Grylls, Glynn - I20205 Manaccan, Cnwl 1857 abt 27 2nd Mate 5-0-0 City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
4 Maisland, F O Maisland, F O - I20297 Croydon 1855 abt 29 3rd Mate 3-10-0 City of Adelaide 23 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
5 Duggan, William Duggan, William - I20142 London 1853 abt 31 Bosun & AB 4-0-0 City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
6 Stanger, Thomas Stanger, Thomas - I20474 Stromness 1836 abt 48 Carpenter 6-0-0 City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
7 Wotton, William Wotton, William - I20547 Dartmouth 1832 abt 52 Sailmaker & AB 4-0-0 City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
8 Cook, Philip Cook, Philip - I20106 Germany 1835 abt 49 Cook 5-5-0 St Vincent 22 Apr 1884 London 21 Aug 1884 Adelaide Deserted [2]
9 Russell, F J B Russell, F J B - I20423 Norwich 1846 abt 38 Steward 5-0-0 Pak Wau 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
10 Crawford, Geo Crawford, Geo - I20117 Dover 1863 abt 21 Midship & 2nd Stwd 2-10-0 South Australian 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
11 Hurle, H C Hurle, H C - I20242 Somerset 1864 abt 20 Midshipman 0-1-0 City of Adelaide 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
12 Atwood, Arthur F L Atwood, Arthur F L - I20016 Gloucester 1870 abt 14 Midshipman 0-1-0 Simba 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
13 Falkiner, L Falkiner, L - I20158 London 1867 abt 17 Midshipman 0-1-0 Simba 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
14 Amphlett, R W Amphlett, R W - I20005 Hereford 1867 abt 17 Midshipman 0-1-0 Simba 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
15 Morales, R Morales, R - I20328 Valparaiso 1868 abt 16 Midshipman 0-1-0 South Australian 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
16 Staveley, A Staveley, A - I20475 Cork 1868 abt 16 Midshipman 0-1-0 first ship 29 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
17 Stuart, C Stuart, C - I20480 Portsmouth 1856 abt 28 AB 0-1-0 Cora, yacht 22 Apr 1884 London 13 Aug 1884 Adelaide Discharged [2]
18 Brown, George Brown, George - I20056 London 1834 abt 50 AB 3-0-0 Sarah Scott 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
19 Meeds, W Meeds, W - I20312 Manchester 1853 abt 31 AB 3-0-0 City of Adelaide 22 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
20 Peterson, August Peterson, August - I20374 Karlskrona, Swe 1855 abt 29 AB 3-0-0 Romsdale 22 Apr 1884 London 21 Aug 1884 Adelaide Deserted [2]
21 Hoffman, John Hoffman, John - I20232 Gothenberg 1831 abt 53 AB 3-0-0 Baudeth 22 Apr 1884 London 16 Oct 1884 Fell overboard [2]
22 Nicholson, H J Nicholson, H J - I20345 London 1862 abt 22 AB 0-1-0 South Australian 22 Apr 1884 London 13 Aug 1884 Adelaide Discharged [2]
23 Dax, Eden Dax, Eden - I20132 London 1862 abt 22 OS 1-10-0 City of Adelaide 30 Apr 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
24 Swindells, Allen Swindells, Allen - I20483 Slaley 1865 abt 19 OS 1-10-0 City of Adelaide 14 May 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
25 Roberson, Percy Jas Roberson, Percy Jas - I20411 Sporle, Norfolk 1860 abt 24 OS 1-10-0 City of Adelaide 16 May 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
26 Grattan, Wm Henry Grattan, Wm Henry - I20200 Santa Cruz 1860 abt 24 OS 1-10-0 St Vincent 19 Jun 1884 London 27 Jan 1885 London Discharged [2]
27 Gamble, T R Gamble, T R - I20173 London 1863 abt 21 Deckhand 0-1-0 Holmsdale 25 Apr 1884 London 13 Aug 1884 Adelaide Discharged [2]
28 Tanner, Trenham M Tanner, Trenham M - I20485 1865 abt 19 Apprentice Indentured 02 Mar 1882 London 04 Oct 1884 Pt Augusta Deserted [2]
29 Coates, Henry James Coates, Henry James - I20097 1867 abt 17 Apprentice Indentured 21 Mar 1882 London Remains [2]
30 Barton, Hugh Barclay Barton, Hugh Barclay - I20021 1867 abt 17 Apprentice Indentured 07 Jan 1884 London Remains [2]
31 Dyas, Francis Bayley Dyas, Francis Bayley - I20146 1868 abt 16 Apprentice Indentured 07 Jan 1884 London Remains [2]
32 Galt, Reginald Henry Galt, Reginald Henry - I20171 1868 abt 16 Apprentice Indentured 14 Jan 1884 London Remains [2]




Notes

References

  1. Port Augusta Dispatch.
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 2.19 2.20 2.21 2.22 2.23 2.24 2.25 2.26 2.27 2.28 2.29 2.30 2.31 Crew List is held by the Maritime History Archive, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

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