Pilot Digitisation Project for Early Passenger Lists in N.S.W.

Passenger Lists SRNSWState Records New South Wales have commenced a pilot project to digitise early passenger lists. This is part of a plan to digitise the microfilm copies of the Persons on bounty ships, 1838-96;  Persons on bounty ships arriving at Port Phillip, 1839-51 and Germans on bounty ships, 1849-52.  For further information or to browse those passenger lists already online go to: http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/state-archives/guides-and-finding-aids/nrs-lists/nrs-5316   If you find your ancestors, don’t forget to check the rest of the list to see who may have been travelling with them.

One thought on “Pilot Digitisation Project for Early Passenger Lists in N.S.W.

  1. wonderful….I’ve been waiting for the “bounty lists” to come on the web-outside ancestry.
    a much needed addition, well done whoever, and thank you.
    any idea of finish and therefore up loaded?

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