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    Insolence, indolence, extortion and crimping on the waters of Port Jackson. This book will serve as the 'prequel' to my book 'Port Jackson Pullers', ISBN 9780992475109.

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  1. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Awful and destructive Fire at the Albion Mills.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 4 March 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: One of the most serious and destructive fires that ever occurred in New South Wales took place yesterday morning at the Albion Mills, the property of ... 2950 words
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  2. Classified Advertising
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 23 January 1840 p 3 Advertising
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    Regatta

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  3. Summary of Public In[?]elligence.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 14 September 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Watermen have removed from the Queen's Wharf, and are now plying at the newly constructed landing place, between Campbell and Cadman's wharves... ... 89 words
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    Queen's Wharf

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  4. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 14 August 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By Mr. S. Lyons, at his Mart, George-street, at 10 o'clock — Earlhenware, Lucifer Matchs, &at 1[?] Sydne Bank; Shares, Hobart Town Barley, Flour, Cig ... 348 words
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    Extortion

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  5. THE REGATTA.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 31 December 1836 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The long talked of Regatta will come off this day; every exertion has been made by several parties who are partial to aquatics to bring the thing to ... 463 words
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  6. A TREAT FOR RUM DRINKERS.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 31 March 1836 p 3 Article
    Abstract: CHEAP SPRITIS—Death and Comp., wholesale and retail dealers, in spirits, take this opportunity to inform their friends and a discerning public, that ... 1072 words
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    Extortion

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  7. WATERMENS' FARES. To the Editor of the Sydney Gazette.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 19 September 1829 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR.---From the dissatisfaction so generally manifest at the exorbitant charges made by our Sydney watermen, I beg to submit the following observatio ... 440 words
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    Fares

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  8. POLICE INCIDENTS.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 4 March 1834 p 2 Article
    Abstract: INEFFICIENCY OF THE ACT FOR REGULATING LICENSED WATERMEN.—John Phillips, a licensed Waterman, appeared on a summons issued under the Act for regulati ... 859 words
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  9. CRICKET MATCH.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 15 May 1834 p 2 Article
    Abstract: This match between the Europeans and Australians came off on Tuesday, The former were the conquerors by 36 notches. It is satisfactory to see this[?] 848 words
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    extortion

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  10. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 4 April 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By the Australian Auction Company, at their New Mart, adjoining the Bank of New South Wales, at 11 o'clock— Groceries, Liverpool Salt, Wine, 2279 words
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    Prices

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  11. Ship News.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 3 September 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Australian[?] Underwood, was spoken by the Governor Phillip off Norfolk Island, on the 17th ultimo, with 1000 barrels of sperm oil. Captain Under ... 1382 words
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    Badges

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  12. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication, THIS DAY.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 3 April 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By Mr. S.Lyons, at the Stores of Messrs. Donaldson, Dawes, & Co. Pitt-street, at ll o'clock —Merchandise. By Mr.S. Lyons, at his Mart George-street, 1823 words
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    Problems

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  13. Sydney. Assize of Bread, the Loaf of Two Pounds, 5¼d.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 16 October 1819 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Average Prices of Articles at yesterday's market:— Wheat 8s. 9¾d. per bushel; maize 5s. 3d. per do; potatoes 9s. per cwt; eggs 1s. 3d. per dozen; but ... 2556 words
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    Waterman

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  14. The First Australian Regatta.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Monday 30 April 1827 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Saturday was fixed on, as it closed the week, to conclude the week's sports. Under the auspices of Captains STIRLING and ROUS, of H. M. ships Success ... 712 words
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    Regatta

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  15. Bushrangers.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 3 February 1842 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Friday night, the two mon who escaped from the watch-house, paid a visit to Double Bay, where they broke into a but belonging to, one of the fishe ... 2741 words
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    Watermen

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  16. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 15 October 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By Mr. Blackman, upon the premises of Mrs Hudson, Combmaker, George-street, at 11 o'clock—Stock-in-Trade, Household Furniture; also, the Lease of the ... 1068 words
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    Extortion

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  17. Shipping Intelligence.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Friday 20 July 1827 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday last arrived, from Port Dalrymple, which she left the 12th instant, the cutter Currency Lass. On Wednesday last sailed, for Port 4695 words
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    Watermen smuggling

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  18. THE REGATTA.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 22 March 1838 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday last, towards eleven o'clock, the harbour of Port Jackson began to present a very lively, appearance, and boats of all sizes and descript ... 965 words
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  19. ADVANCE AUSTRALIA. THE SYDNEY GAZETTE. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1842.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 22 September 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By the arrival of the Sons of Commerce, the deficiency in our files of English papers have been made up to the 7th May; the news is not of particular ... 1692 words
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    Crimps

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  20. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 25 February 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By Mr. Moses Joseph, at his Rooms, George-street, near the Royal Hotel, at 11 o'clock—Assorted Merchandise. By the Australian Auction Company, 2695 words
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    Behaviour

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  21. Sailors' Home.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 28 May 1839 p 2 Article
    Abstract: As to-night a third attempt is to be made in the Mechanics' School of Arts, Pitt-street, to effect, if possible, the establishment of a Sailors' Home ... 2958 words
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    Sailors home and crimps

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  22. DOMELTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 28 April 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By the Australian Auction Company, George-street, adjoining the Bank of New South W[?]les—Ale, Starch, Westphalia Hams, M[?]stard, &c. 2488 words
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    Insolence

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  23. THE CAMPBELL TOWN CONVICTS.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 20 April 1830 p 2 Article
    Abstract: OUR readers will recollect that considerable public interest was excited a short time ago, respecting the fate of three convicts, who were sentenced ... 4017 words
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    Government orders

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  24. (Domestic Intelligence Continued.)
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Tuesday 17 February 1829 p 8 Article
    Abstract: (A man with sheep in change, passed a gentleman the other day in Sydney. They appeared like sheep just arrived.) Whose sheep are these ? The [?] Gove ... 1362 words
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    Struck

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  25. Domestic Intelligence.
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Wednesday 13 January 1830 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Monday a criminal found guilty of murder at Windsor the present Sessions, suffered according to law. The execution of criminals at our different v ... 1100 words
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    Criminals

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  26. IMPROVEMENT OF THE TOWN.
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Saturday 30 March 1833 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A CONTEMPORARY of Thursday, proposes to improve the town in divers ways for divers reasons. We agree with him in some of the improvements and some of 1675 words
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    Badges

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  27. City Council. MONDAY, OCTOBER 13.
    Morning Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1843 - 1846) Wednesday 15 October 1845 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Present—the Right Worshipful the Mayor; Aldermen Wilshire, Broughton, Flood and Hill; Councillors Iredale, Sillitoe, Holden, Thurlow, Neale, Chapman, ... 2212 words
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  28. TUESDAY, JANUARY 7. (Before his Honor Mr. Justice Dickenson.) UTTERING BASE COIN.
    Morning Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1843 - 1846) Wednesday 8 January 1845 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Bevan was indicted for uttering a counterfeit half-crown on the 29th of November, 1844, with intent to defraud William Toogood. The jury retur ... 1102 words
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  29. WATERMEN'S FARES. A Table of Fares for Lioenred Watermen, plying from the Queen's Wharf, Government, Jetty, or New Landing Place at Campbell's Wharf.
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Tuesday 8 December 1840 p 3 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  30. ENGLISH IMMIGRANTS.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Thursday 6 January 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MR. EDITOR—An advertisement appears in the most conspicous corner of his day's Herald, signed "Campbell, Bell, and Co.," to the following effect:—"Th ... 270 words
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    Fares

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  31. CORRESPONDENCE. WATERMAN'S FARES! To the Editor of The Australian.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Thursday 25 April 1839 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—For some considerable time past, that has been a great outcry against the watermen relative to their assisting sailors in getting awa illegally ... 578 words
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    Crimes

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  32. EXPORTS.
    Sydney Chronicle (NSW : 1846 - 1848) Thursday 24 February 1848 p 2 Article
    Abstract: February 22.—Louisa, barque, 370 tons, Captain Wycherley, for London: 20 bales wool, 5 casks tallow, W. S. Deloitte; 144 bales wool, 11 casks tallow, ... 1905 words
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  33. THE REGATTA.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 19 March 1838 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A Regatta took place on Saturday last, Saint Patrick's Day. The prizes were of more value than those usually given in Sydney, being two handsome silv ... 235 words
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    Oldest men at the stairs

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  34. News of the Day.
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Wednesday 26 June 1839 p 2 Article
    Abstract: LONDON MISSIONARY SOCIETY.—Several Missionaries with their families, &c., have been saying several months in this colony waiting an opportunity to pr ... 2565 words
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  35. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Thursday 28 May 1835 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We insert for the information of the Public, an Abstract of all the Public Sales which will take place from this Day's, to our next Publication. 2287 words
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    criminal behaviour

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  36. ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. To the Editor of the Sydney Morning Herald.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 22 April 1852 p 2 Article
    Abstract: GENTLEMEN,—Your paper having been the vehicle of attack, it is but fair you should afford us the means of defence, in the charges made against us, us ... 540 words
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    Fares and Latin!

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  37. SYDNEY THEATRICAL INTELLIGENCE.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 20 February 1836 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Not having been present ourselves, we adopt the observations we have been favoured with, by a very judicious correspondent; b[?]lieving them to be al ... 1139 words
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    Dibden ballad opera

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  38. FRIDAY, SEPT. 11.
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 12 September 1874 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The court reopened at ten o'clock. NEW MAGISTRATE. Mr. Carl Frederick Soiling, sen., was sworn in a magistrate of the territory. 4759 words
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    Richard Hickey

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  39. THE Sydney Morning Herald. THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 1851. "Sworn to no Master, of no Sect am I." CRIMPS AND CRIMPING.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 24 April 1851 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A SAILOR is an extraordinary being. From the early age at which he goes to sea, removed from the busy scenes on land, he is naturally childish in mat ... 1398 words
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    Crimps

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  40. Sailors' Home.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 28 April 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: OUR attention has been drawn to this truly useful and philanthropic institution, by the number of cases that have been brought under our observation ... 680 words
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    Crimps

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  41. LICENSED WATERMEN.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 2 January 1857 p 5 Article
    Abstract: To the Honorable the Members of the Legislative Assembly. The humble petition of the undersigned Licensed Watermen of the City of Sydney, Balmain, Py ... 597 words
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    Gold rush and steamers hurting them

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  42. WATER POLICE COURT. MONDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 16 August 1859 p 5 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate and Mr. R. J. Hopkins. Six persons, who were found guilty of having been drunk in various public parts of the city ... 594 words
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    Punch up

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  43. WATER POLICE COURT. THURSDAY. BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate and Major Lockyer.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 26 January 1855 p 5 Article
    Abstract: William Armstrong, a seaman belonging to the Harriet Hope, was arraigned for larceny. The captain deposed that on the 10th of January last, while on ... 736 words
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    Dodgy

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  44. THE NORTH SHORE REGATTA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 25 May 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ALL that was predicted for the North Shore Regatta was realized yesterday. Thousands of our citizens crowded to the point, and a most agreeable day r ... 1288 words
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    Campbell : useful and agreeable body of men

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  45. WATER POLICE COURT. MONDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 11 December 1855 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Before the Water Police Magistrate. Five persons were this morning convicted of drunkenness, and were each ordered to pay a fine of 20s., or be impri ... 607 words
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    Badges on coats

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  46. WOOLLOOMOOLOO BAY REGATTA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 23 December 1854 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE Committee for carrying out the a[?]ove Regatta met last evening, at Shipman's Hotel, Woolloomooloo Bay when the following entrances were made:— F ... 728 words
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    No McGrath! No Punch!

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  47. WATER POLICE COURT. THURSDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 30 November 1855 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate, Messrs. J. E. [?]sworth and John Campbell. Three persons were this morning convicted of drunkenness, and were mul ... 512 words
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    Refuse to carry

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  48. SHIPS' MAILS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 31 January 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mails will close at the Post Office as follow:— FOR LONDON.—by the Lydia, this day, at noon; and by the CHeapside, and Vimeira, this evening, at 6. F ... 696 words
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    Rowing for cash

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  49. TOPOGRAPHICAL SYNOPSIS OF SOUTHEASTERN AUSTRALIA. (From the Australian Era.)
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Wednesday 4 December 1850 p 2 Article
    Abstract: In the following Synopsis, those Districts, after which no names appear, have not as yet been sub-divided into Counties; and wherever the whole of an ... 1602 words
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  50. CENTRAL CRIMINAL COURT. (Abridged from the Sydney Papers.) MONDAY. (Before Mr. Justice Dickinson.)
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Thursday 4 December 1856 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Edward Smith was charged with stealing a cash box, containing £5, from the premises of Joseph Beth, publican, Sussex-street. The prisoner was identif ... 2636 words
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    McGrath, Punch

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  51. SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. (Abridged from the Sydney papers.) ARRIVALS.
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Wednesday 19 July 1854 p 2 Article
    Abstract: JULY 13—Will o' the Wisp, schooner, 20 tons, Captain Macdonald, from the Isle of Pines June 19th, and Newcastle the 12th instant, in ballast. 3903 words
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    Private Race

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  52. DISTRICT NEWS. [FROM OUR VARIOUS CORRESPONDENTS.] NEWCASTLE.
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 16 October 1869 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The floating breakwater we had already noticed in another column.—A large sum of money has already been collected for the races being got up for Nove ... 130 words
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    Steam putting them out of business

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  53. THE LATE PAIR-OAR RACE. To the Editor of the Herald.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 5 August 1861 p 5 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—If R. Green was ill when he pulled on Saturday, it is the first that I and many others have heard of it. Although this may account for his inabi ... 170 words
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  54. ENGLISH AQUATICS. DOGGETT'S COAT AND BAD[?].
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 2 October 1868 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE following are the names of the six young watermen who rowed on August 1st for the livery and budge given by Mr. Thomas Doggett, deceased, the fam ... 282 words
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    Doggett London

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  55. THE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY OF NEW SOUTH WALES. NO. III. SHIP BUILDING (CONTINUED.)
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 3 March 1865 p 5 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE concluding our remarks under this head, it may be as well that we should notice that amongst the heaviest of the works undertaken at the A. S. ... 1942 words
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    Boat building

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  56. ANNIVERSARY REGATTA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 28 January 1862 p 5 Article
    Abstract: OUR pleasure-seeking citizens have generally been fortunate in having most auspicious weather for their holiday festivals, and yesterday was certainl ... 2827 words
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    Mulhall

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  57. ANNIVERSARY REGATTA, 1860.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 27 January 1860 p 4 Article
    Abstract: FOREMOST amongst the festivities of yesterday stood the Regatta; and assuredly a more successful or better conducted one has never been witnessed in ... 2832 words
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  58. ROWING. STANBURY ACCEPTS BARRY'S CHALLENGE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 28 January 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: James Stanbury, the ex-champion of the world, has returued from Wyalong, where he is engaged erecting a telegraph line uoder contract to the Governme ... 266 words
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    Richard Hickey

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    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 29 June 1871 p 5 Article
    Abstract: YIELD OF QUARTZ.—After the very large and often astonishing yields of gold which have been from time to time telegraphed from Gympie to Sydney and el ... 2140 words
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    Butchers boats

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  60. THE WATERMAN'S SOLILOQUY. (From the New Comic Annual.)
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 14 May 1831 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Well! things are coming to a pretty pass, I think the end o' th' world will soon begin:— Some years ago, I used to get a glass O'gin an' bitters—now ... 361 words
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    Soloiloquy

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  61. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 7 August 1856 p 8 Family Notices
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  62. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 25 December 1854 p 1 Advertising
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  63. Family Notices
    Clarence and Richmond Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1889 - 1915) Tuesday 12 January 1892 p 4 Family Notices
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    Andrew Maguire sculling coach and waterman at Clarence Heads

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  64. EARLY SYDNEY HARBOUR.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 8 June 1940 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The discovery, the other day, of a boatman's licence issued to my grandfather, Emanuel Matts, by the Collector of Customs, in 1858, recalls the time 191 words
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  65. WATERMAN'S FARES. TO THE EDITOR OF THE EMPIRE.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 25 August 1857 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR—Last night about six o'clock I was hailed by the ship Zemindar, to bring two of the officers of that ship ashore, and was detained by them till n ... 211 words
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  66. THE WATERMEN'S REGATTA—SEE NEXT PAGE. THE WATERMEN'S REGATTA.
    The Australian News for Home Readers (Vic. : 1864 - 1867) Wednesday 25 April 1866 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The watermen of the Upper Yarra had their annual rogatta on, the 26th ult., in the presence of a considerable concourse of persons. The Sir Henry Bar ... 543 words
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  67. THE NAVAL REVIEW AT SYDNEY.—H.M.S. "EMERALD" ENGAGING LADY MACQUARIE'S BATTERY. THE NAVAL REVIEW AT SYDNEY.—TAKING A BOAT AT CIRCULAR QUAY
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 23 April 1881 p 12 Article Illustrated
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  68. WATER POLICE. MONDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 13 November 1860 p 8 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrat, Mr. J. Shoobert, and Mr. A. Lenehan. George Mulhall, aud Patrick Mulhall, father and son, were charged with having ... 386 words
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  69. WATER POLICE COURT.—THURSDAY. (Before the Water Polico Magistrate and Meesrs, Pearce, Evans, Oatley, and Hill.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Friday 23 August 1867 p 5 Article
    Abstract: John Farqubar was fined 10s, for drunkenness and disorderly conduet, and for assaulting a constable in the performance of his duty he was further fin ... 338 words
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  70. NORTH SHORE REGATTA.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 25 May 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The general holiday usual in Sydney on the occasion of her Majesty's birthday, was yesterday observed by the diversion of several pulling matches at ... 1240 words
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  71. FURTHER EXAMINATIONS.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 24 August 1857 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The inquest having been postponed, a steamer (the Black Swan), with the Inspector-General of Police and other officials on board, proceeded down the ... 618 words
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  72. POLICE REPORT. TUESDAY, 24th MARCH.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 26 March 1835 p 2 Article
    Abstract: John Jones, Thomas Thompson, William Hayes, Robert Mulhall, George Mulhall, and Patrick Mulhall, were brought before the Bench charged with 1424 words
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  73. General Orders.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 8 April 1804 p 4 Article
    Abstract: EVERY Person possessing Rowing Boats on the Banks of the Hawkesbury are to have been NUMBERED and REGISTERED by Mr. Andrew Thompson, Head Constable, ... 208 words
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  74. General Orders.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 28 April 1805 p 1 Article
    Abstract: WHEN Landing Spirits from any Ship or Vessel arriving be forbid and prohibited, No private or other Colonial Vessel is on any pretext whatever to pur ... 410 words
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  75. NAUTIC-SPORTS.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Tuesday 28 October 1828 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday last the harbour was all alive, though the weather was so very unfortunate, if blowing hard, in consequence of a boat race which took pla ... 608 words
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  76. PASSAGE BOATS.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 17 July 1803 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Regulations lately issued on the Management of these vehicles, promise to the Public real utility and accommodation, and to the Proprietors an in ... 284 words
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  77. GOVERNMENT AND GENERAL ORDERS. GOVERNMENT HOUSE, SYDNEY, 5th February, 1820. CIVIL DEPARTMENT.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 12 February 1820 p 1 Article
    Abstract: THE frequent Depredations committed afloat, and piratical Seizures of Boats and small Craft in Sydney Cove, and other Places within the Harbour of Po ... 868 words
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  78. No Title
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Monday 23 November 1829 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We have received a letter signed [?] why our Agricultural Society should give premi[?] for the manufacturing of [?] and woollens from colonial wools 3052 words
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  79. GOVERNMENT AND GENERAL ORDERS. GOVERNMENT HOUSE, SYDNEY, 5th February, 1820. CIVIL DEPARTMENT.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 19 February 1820 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE frequent Depredations committed afloat, and piratical Seizures of Boats and small Craft in Sydney Cove, and other Places within the Harbour of Po ... 1372 words
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  80. Proclamation,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 10 July 1803 p 1 Article
    Abstract: WHEREAS there is great reason to s[?]p[?]ose some Persons not duly Authorised, do make a Practice of going to those Parts beyond the Nepean, where th ... 782 words
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  81. No title
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Saturday 17 June 1826 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Race Meeting is over, and the successful candidates are well pleased with the success they have had. The defeated are nothing daunted with their ... 3481 words
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  82. Classified Advertising
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 15 February 1817 p 4 Advertising
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  83. Classified Advertising
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 29 January 1824 p 1 Advertising
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  84. A brief Chronicle OF Passing Events.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Friday 11 October 1839 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The prospect of an union between the Presbytery and . the Synod still hold out. The "Royal Exchange," and "Commercial Reading Room" 454 words
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  85. Shipping Intelligence. SYDNEY. ARRIVALS.
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Wednesday 3 September 1834 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Sunday evening, the brig Lady Wellington, 196 tons, Cliff master; from the South Seas, with 80 tons of Sperm oil. She left Sydney the 14th of Sept ... 458 words
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  86. SHIP NEWS.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 19 January 1837 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Marjon Wilson, Captain Harwood, had put into the Bay of Islands with the crow mutinous. The Guide reports the Vestal having 883 words
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  87. LOCAL.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Tuesday 29 October 1839 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The inhabitants of the Hunter's River districts are placed in a position of very great inconvenience at this moment, in consequence of the Sheriff ha ... 1147 words
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  88. No title
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Tuesday 29 October 1839 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Port Macquarie.—Our readers will perhaps remember that in the Australian, of the 10th of August last, we gave an account of the daring proceedings of ... 2129 words
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  89. THE 58TH ANNIVERSERY OF THE COLONY.
    Morning Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1843 - 1846) Wednesday 28 January 1846 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MONDAY last was as fine a day as could have been wished for the celebration of "the Anniversary Day", and thousands of our good citizens availed them ... 1523 words
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  90. News of the Day. AQUATICS.
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Wednesday 29 December 1841 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Monday, the Cockle Bay Regatta, the anticipation of which had excited so much interest amongst the losers of aquatic sports, took place. The weath ... 637 words
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  91. THE REGATTA PRIZES.
    Morning Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1843 - 1846) Saturday 31 January 1846 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday evening, a meeting of the Regatta committee, at which the whole of the members were present, was held at the Custom House Hotel, Macquare ... 1491 words
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  92. Advertising
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Thursday 26 November 1857 p 1 Advertising
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  93. CHRISTMAS PARTY IN AUSTRALIA.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853 - 1872) Saturday 7 January 1854 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WE have given our readers a representation of one of those picnic parties which, in our genial climate, may take place almost at anytime, and which a ... 169 words
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  94. MIDDLE HARBOUR, FROM CLONTARF.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853 - 1872) Saturday 15 December 1866 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: FEW of those who are familiar with the beautiful scenery of Port Jackson are aware of the extent or picturesque beauty of what is known as Middle Har ... 150 words
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  95. Training Boys for a Sea Life.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 4 February 1882 p 24 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE grant of the warship Wolverene to the Government of this colony gives renewed interest to the efforts made on several occasions to carry out an i ... 391 words
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  96. To the PRINTER of the SYDNEY GAZETTE. HAWK[?]SBURY, JUNE 7
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 10 June 1804 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR, I am induced to call to mind, through the channel of your Paper, an injun[?]tion contained in the Public Ordi[?]ance of the 474 words
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  97. Classified Advertising
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 2 July 1814 p 1 Advertising
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  98. NATIVE INDUSTRY.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Friday 14 May 1830 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—I am happy to observe the native youths are beginning to embrace the WHALING TRADE as a Favourite profession, of calling, replete as it may be w ... 517 words
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  99. THE NATIVE YOUTH DEFENDED. To the Editor of the Australian.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Friday 3 July 1829 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR—A poetical correspondent of the Sydney Gazette, signed Australasiaticus, in Saturday's paper, has attempted to vindicate the the character of the ... 359 words
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  100. LOCAL.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Friday 1 November 1839 p 1 Article
    Abstract: SUDDEN DEATH.—A Compositor attached to the Herald Office, of the name of Armstrong, died suddenly, about 12 o'clock on Tuesday night 733 words
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  101. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 4 August 1834 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We insert for the information of the Public, an Abstract of all the Public Sales which will take place from this Day's to our next Publication. 2352 words
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  102. List of Ships loading for New South Wales and adjacent Ports.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 18 August 1834 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Hobart Town and Sydney, Britomart, Wm. Vaughan. Hobart Town and Sydney, James, Thos. Brown. 967 words
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  103. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 11 August 1834 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We insert for the information of the Public, an Abstract of all the Public Sales which will take place from this Day's to our next Publication. 2876 words
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  104. No title
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 8 June 1872 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: EMBARKING FROM MAN-OF-WAR JETTY, FORT MACQUARIE. LANDISG AT PRINGE ALFRED STAIRS, CIRCULAR QUAY. DEPARTURE FROM THE MAIL STEAMER "NUBIA." RECEPTION A ... 26 words
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  105. THE RE[?]NT ATTEMPT ON THE LIFE OF His Royal Highness THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853 - 1872) Monday 20 April 1868 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: EXCURSIONISTS STARTING FOR THE PICNIC FROM THE CIRCULAR QUAY. H.R.H. PRINCE ALFRED HANKING CHEQUE TO SIR WILLIAM MANNING. O'FARRELL, THE [?]ASSIN. MR ... 66 words
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  106. THE LADIES' BOAT.—LAVENDER BAY.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Friday 3 March 1876 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE picturesque suburbs upou the northern shores of Port Jackson are hardly sufficiently appreciated, even by those who are most familiar with them. ... 159 words
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  107. BLUE'S POINT, NORTH SHORE, SYDNEY.
    Illustrated Australian News for Home Readers (Melbourne, Vic. : 1867 - 1875) Friday 21 February 1873 p 28 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The scenery on the North Shore of Sydney Harbor is grand ami beautiful in the extreme. Early chroniclers informs us that tho North Shore was consider ... 556 words
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  108. BLUE'S POINT, NORTH SHORE, SYDNEY.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 15 February 1873 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The scenery on the North Shore of Sydney Harbor is grand and beautiful in the extreme. Early chroniclers informs us that the North Shore was consider ... 570 words
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  109. COLLISION BETWEEN THE STEAMERS BLACK SWAN AND LUNA.
    Illustrated Australian News for Home Readers (Melbourne, Vic. : 1867 - 1875) Tuesday 27 August 1867 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The steamer Black Swan, belonging to the Tasmanian Steam Navigation Company, left the Queen's Wharf, Melbourne, at 10 o'clock on Tuesday morning, 16t ... 353 words
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  110. Fifty Years a Waterman. (See portrait on this page.)
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Wednesday 3 June 1903 p 31 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Among the few remaining old waterside identities whom the incoming of the new modes of water transit have not altogether brushed aside, we find Balma ... 1183 words
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  111. THE SHARK QUESTION.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1881 - 1894) Thursday 15 March 1888 p 18 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE extraordinary manner in which the Harbour has been infested of late by those most hideous and rapacious of marine monsters—sharks—has excited a l ... 510 words
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  112. On the Fringe of the Harbor. (Written for the "Town and Country Journal.") | No. IV. | THE COVE OF SKELETONS. | (See illustrations on previous page.)
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 21 January 1899 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Also, in some sort, "Rest Cove," this one, like the last, but differing, inasmuch as for the emnants along its foreshores there will very assuredly b ... 2839 words
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  113. North Shore, Sydney.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 1 June 1889 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The name "North Shore "is really more of a geographical term than the signification of any suburb of Sydney; though it is generally applied to that p ... 1188 words
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  114. The Harbour and Shipping of Sydney.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 20 March 1880 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: IN last week's TOWN AND COUNTRY JOURNAL was commenced the first of a series of articles relating to the shipping of Sydney Harbour, and in dealing wi ... 1774 words
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  115. HOLE AND CORNER LIEE IN SYDNEY.—No. 1.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 2 August 1873 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: IN a recent issue we gave some pen and pencil illustrations of Hole and Corner Life in Melbourne, and it is our intention in this and some succeeding ... 1936 words
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  116. HOLE AND CORNER LIEE IN SYDNEY. —No. 3.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 22 November 1873 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WE concluded our last rambling, scrambling paper on the "Hole and Corner " scenes and characters of Sydney in the middle of a dissertation on the man ... 2488 words
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  117. HOLE AND CORNER LIFE IN SYDNEY. —No. 2.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 27 September 1873 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WE concluded our last article by speaking of the Hole and Corner dens in which some of the poverty and vice of Sydney takes refuge. We may commence t ... 2440 words
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  118. CRIMPS AND CRIMPING.
    Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Saturday 9 February 1889 p 24 Article Illustrated
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  119. IN THE WATER POLICE COURT.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1881 - 1894) Thursday 4 April 1889 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: OF the large population, dwelling permanently in the city of Sydney, there are comparatively but few to whom the Water Police Court is known, except ... 3635 words
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  120. How to Build a Boat.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 11 January 1873 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THERE are numbers of bandy young men among the settlers on the shores of our rivers and harbours, to whom it would be a great acquisition to know how ... 1379 words
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  121. A Favorite Sydney Marine Suburb. MOSMAN'S BAY.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 25 May 1889 p 29 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: You take the ferry boat at the Circular Quay, Sydney, and breast the strong north-easter for twenty enjoyable minutes, at the end of which (in all co ... 1304 words
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  122. INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A WATERMAN.
    Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Saturday 19 December 1885 p 217 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: 1. HEAVY WEATHER 2. TAKING OUT A PARTY 3. GOING TO MEET THE MAIL STREAMER 4. WANT TO GO ACROSS SIR? 5. A CHEAP TOW. 57 words
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  123. New Harbour Ferry Boat.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 28 September 1878 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE novel-looking steamer we illustrate is the new saloon ferry boat in course of construction for the North Shore Company, and it shows in a very ma ... 752 words
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  124. THE ANNIVERSARY REGATTA, JAN. 26, 1877, OEF EORT MACQUARIE.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 3 February 1877 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A very pretty sketch, appears on our fourth page of the animated scene in the neighbourhood of the flagship on Anniversary day, when the usual regatt ... 426 words
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  125. The Delights of a Fishing Party.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 24 May 1873 p 24 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: " PA," said Miss Jemima Skim, addressing her father, " How shall we spend the next holiday? " Mr. Skim, a middle-aged gentleman of mild and placid as ... 2996 words
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  126. BOWING AND SAILING NOTES.'
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 10 December 1887 p 38 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Saturday last was a second edition of the previous Saturday, without the rain. A terrine blow from the south-ward brought out all the boats for the t ... 5298 words
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  127. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 24 January 1846 p 4 Advertising
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  128. NORTH SHORE SUBSCRIPTION RACES.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 25 May 1852 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday, on the, ocousion of the anniversary of Her Majesty's Birthday, several pulling matches got up under the superintendence of Messrs. W. Dind ... 2061 words
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  129. ANNIVERSARY REGATTA.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 31 January 1852 p 1 Article
    Abstract: IF the Regatta got up for the purpose of celebrating the Sixty-Fourth Anniversary of the Foundation of this Colony was not so brilliant as some of it ... 391 words
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  130. BALMAIN REGATTA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 2 December 1850 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE anniversary of St. Andrew's Day was auspiciously chosen by the holiday people of Balmain as the day for the occurrence of the annual regatta. And ... 1637 words
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  131. BOATMEN'S RATES AND FARES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 2 July 1855 p 3 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  132. BOATMEN'S RATES AND FARES,
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 13 July 1855 p 3 Article
    Abstract: To be charged by Licensed Boatmen for the conveyance of Passengers from the North Shore, [?] Sandbridge Jetty, to any part of Hobson's Bay, as fixed ... 606 words
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    Melbourne Rates

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  133. OLD NEWPORT EARLY DAYS RECALLED BY MR. HARRIGAN.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Friday 14 December 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Declaring that Williamstown might be regarded as "the cradle of Victorian history," Mr Leo Harrigan, guest speaker at the 784 words
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  134. A. MUNICIPALITY OF WILLIAMSTOWN. Application for a Boatman's and Boat License: Williamstown. day of 185:
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 28 February 1857 p 3 Article
    Abstract: To the worshipful the chairman and other the councillors of the municipal district of Williamstown: GENTLEMEN ,—In conformity with the provisions of ... 2590 words
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    Melbourne Boatman

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  135. No Title
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Thursday 28 April 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THEATER.—His excellency the Governor intends to visit the Victoria Theatre this evening. The pieces selected are the opera of Guy Mannering, and the ... 1585 words
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  136. To the Editort of the Sydney Morning Herald
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 22 March 1851 p 5 Article
    Abstract: GENTLEMEN,—Seeing an article in your paper of yesterday concerning watermen and their charges, I have taken the liberty of asking a favour of you, by ... 992 words
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    Fares to the North Shore

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  137. Family Notices
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Friday 19 November 1852 p 2 Family Notices
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    As shipping reporters

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  138. No title
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 10 February 1894 p 25 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Cygnet, the new boat for the New Co-Operative Manly Ferry Company, which will be put into commission next month. 20 words
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  139. TOO EXPENSIVE.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 23 October 1897 p 49 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: She: "Oh, how delightful it would be to drift on like this for ever and ever!" He (who has hired the boat): "Not at eigh teen pence an hour." 32 words
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  140. No title
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 22 September 1883 p 25 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE FISH SUPPLY OF SYDNEY. 1. Fishing Born in Holiday Attire. 2. Dr. COX, President of Fisheries Commission. 3. Fishing Boat In Working Order. 4. Mr. ... 105 words
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  141. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 26 January 1844 p 3 Advertising
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  142. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 16 April 1846 p 4 Advertising
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    Gig for sale in change of waterman Brennan

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  143. WATER POLICE COURT—MONDAY. (Before the Water Police Magistrate.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 12 June 1855 p 2 Article
    Abstract: John M'Neil, Bernard, Caulfield, and Edward Boister, were each charged with drunkenness, and fined 20s. or in default of payment to be imprisoned twe ... 875 words
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  144. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 26 June 1855 p 1 Advertising
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  145. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 12 December 1851 p 1 Advertising
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    Evading Customs?

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  146. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 28 April 1852 p 1 Advertising
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    Now that Jack Brennan's gone.

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  147. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 2 April 1849 p 1 Advertising
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    Brennan secretary United Waterman's society

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  148. Advertising
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Saturday 22 August 1857 p 1 Advertising
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    2012-02-03 13:33:18.0

    Benefit society column 4

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  149. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 28 May 1858 p 8 Family Notices
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    Benefit society - Funerals only?

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  150. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 13 December 1861 p 8 Family Notices
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    Benefit society

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  151. Advertising
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Saturday 22 August 1857 p 1 Advertising
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    Benefit society

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  152. FRIENDLY SOCIETIES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 22 June 1849 p 2 Article
    Abstract: RETURN of Friendly Societies filed with the several clerks of the Peace, in the colony of New South Wales, in pursuance of the Act of Council, 7 Vic. ... 260 words
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    Benefit

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  153. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 1 August 1844 p 4 Advertising
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    Benefit society

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  154. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 29 March 1856 p 9 Advertising
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    Benefit society

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  155. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 5 August 1853 p 3 Family Notices
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    Benefit funeral

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  156. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 26 September 1848 p 3 Advertising
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    Brennan secretary

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  157. Advertising
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Friday 28 May 1858 p 1 Advertising
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    Benefit Society

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  158. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 28 June 1861 p 8 Family Notices
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    Benefit soc in 1861

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  159. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 7 September 1863 p 8 Family Notices
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    Benefit society in 1863

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  160. HOBART TOWN. Sitting Magistrate—Rev. R. Knopwood, M.A.
    The Hobart Town Gazette and Southern Reporter (Tas. : 1816 - 1821) Saturday 25 September 1819 p 2 Article
    Abstract: During the day and night of Thursday, and all yesterday, a very heavy gale of wind with ince[?]ant rain prevailed. The [?]orrent of water which flowe ... 876 words
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    Hobart accident

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  161. To the Editor of the Empire.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 4 April 1853 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR—In your issue of yesterday, a paragraph appeared concerning the ill-treatment of two boys by some boatmen for taking a boat from the Circular Qua ... 94 words
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    John Smith Glover

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  162. POLICE INCIDENTS,
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Thursday 21 May 1835 p 2 Article
    Abstract: William Smith and James Kelly, watermen, plying at the King's Wharf, were put to the bar under the following circumstances:—Mr. Thomas Jeffrey, of th ... 1052 words
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    John Smith Glover

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  163. Family Notices
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 17 April 1871 p 1 Family Notices
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    John Smith Glover

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  164. SHIPS' MAILS. CLOSING AT THE GENERAL POST OFFICE.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Saturday 2 April 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: For London.—By the Cambodia and Mary Bannatyne, this evening, at 6 o'clock. For California.—By the Envelope, this evening, at 6 o'clock. 847 words
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    Waterman attacks children who steal boat. Child in petticoats

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  165. CRICKET.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Thursday 30 December 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday a well contested game at cricket, the first this season, was played on the Hyde Park ground; the game was a friendly one, the players havi ... 2039 words
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    Glover tries to stop crime

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  166. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 20 February 1871 p 1 Family Notices
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    Webb waterman

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  167. SUPREME COURT. MONDAY, Nov. 20. CRIM CON.—CHARLTON v. GLOVER. (Before Sir Alfred Stephen, C. J.)
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 25 November 1848 p 1 Article
    Abstract: This was an action of trespass, brought by the plaintiff to recover damages for the defendant having carried on a criminal conversation with his, the ... 1478 words
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    Glover in 'criminal conversation'

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  168. LAW INTELLIGENCE. WATER POLICE COURT. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16. BEFORE Messrs. BROWN and DELOITTE.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 18 October 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: William Halliday alias William Hart, was placed at the bar on a charge of attempting to leave the Colony on the preceding evening, per the schooner V ... 1028 words
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    John Lihr, waterman's license cancelled for abominable language

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  169. VICTORIA THEATRE. Under the Direction and Management of Mr. A. Torning. THIS EVENING, January 26,
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 26 January 1856 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE evening's entertainments will commence with the nautical Drama called BOUND PRENTICE TO A WATERMAN. The Rev. Nicholas Croft, Mr. Milne; [?] Dark, ... 457 words
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    Theatrical entertainment

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  170. WEDNESDAY. (Before the Police Magistrate, and C. H. Chambers, Esq., J, P.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Thursday 30 September 1852 p 3 Article
    Abstract: WAGES.—Jane Planket Summoned George Mills for £2 7s., being the balance of wages due to her for services performed, The defendant made a set-off that ... 1286 words
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    Assault and libel

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  171. MISCELLANEOUS EXTRACTS. LOLD MAYOR'S DAY. (Abridged from the Times.)
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 16 March 1848 p 3 Article
    Abstract: YESTERDAY the city authorities assembled at the Guildhall at a little after 11 o'clock, for the purpose of commencing the celebration of the great ci ... 3760 words
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    From the Times - splendour in London watermen

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  172. DOMEST[?]C INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 7 March 1839 p 2 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Glover rescues

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  173. CORONER'S INQUEST.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 6 January 1873 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held at the Observer Tavern, George-street,on Saturday, on the body of one Frederick Maisey, a butcher, who was found dead on Friday a ... 723 words
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    Oriental Hotel Pitt Street and Queen's Wharf

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  174. WATER POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 14 June 1866 p 5 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate, with Mr. E. Raper and Mr. T. Spence. John Prints appeared on summons, charged with using threatening language tow ... 266 words
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    Fines for publicans - dancing, allowing music, not keeping a lamp lit,

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  175. THE PARRAMATTA RIVER MURDERS.
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 30 March 1872 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Evening News of Wednesday contains the continuation of the examination of the prisoners Lester and Nichols, at the Central Police Court, on a cha ... 2908 words
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    Parramatta River murders

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  176. THE PARRAMATTA RIVER MURDER. FURTHER PARTICULARS.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 19 March 1872 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On inquiry yesterday, we learned some further particulars regarding the above dreadful occurrence, It seems that the two men, Nichols and Frowde, hir ... 505 words
    • Text last corrected on 21 March 2019 by AnnieR
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    Bridges murder

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  177. North Shore Regatta.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 28 May 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Had all the 'just' men in Sydney put up their prayers for fine weather on this occasion, their petition could not have been more favorably answered. ... 1117 words
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    Watermen's Race Campbell presents boat

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  178. THE SUBURBS. II. NORTH SYDNEY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 11 June 1913 p 18 Article
    Abstract: North Sydney stands to-day as the largest, and one of the most important of the municipalities of the metropolis. It is also the main avenue of traff ... 2688 words
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    Dind's Hotel

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  179. Advertising
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 21 May 1853 p 3 Advertising
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    Gives a list of Watermen competing for Campbell;s skiff

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  180. WATER POLICE OFFICE.—FRIDAY. (Before J. O'Neil Brenan, Esq.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Saturday 26 July 1851 p 3 Article
    Abstract: ASSAULT.—William Richards, a waterman, was brought up at the instance of William Jones, also a waterman, on a charge of assault. The old saying that ... 270 words
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  181. WATER POLICE OFFICE.—FRIDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 26 July 1851 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the WATER POLICE MAGISTRATE and Mr. JOHN CAMPBELL. ASSAULT.—William Richards, a licensed waterman of Port Jackson, was charged by 397 words
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  182. WATER POLICE OFFICE.—MONDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 30 September 1851 p 2 Article
    Abstract: EMBEZZLING CARGO.—A case which, although of no great consequence in itself, involves a principle of some importance to consigners and consignees, was ... 959 words
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  183. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. THURSDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 17 December 1852 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE SPEAKER took the chair at half-past three. NEW SOUTH WALES BANK. Mr. DONALDSON presented a petition, 6972 words
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    Deprived of Badge

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  184. POLICE INCIDENTS.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Wednesday 3 April 1844 p 3 Article
    Abstract: TUESDAY, APRIL 2.—Before the Right Worshtpful the Mayor and John Campbell, jun., Esq., J. P. Hugh Murphy, a wretched, demented 739 words
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    Turns wife out of doors

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  185. Water Police Court. THURSDAY, JUNE 9.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 11 June 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Roderick M [?] Donald v Thomas Edmonds, for refusing to pay a legal fare.— The detendant in this case is a clerk in the employ of Mr.Holmes, butcher, ... 1543 words
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  186. City Council. MONDAY.
    Morning Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1843 - 1846) Wednesday 27 November 1844 p 2 Article
    Abstract: PRESENT: The Mayor; Aldermen Macdermott, Flood, and Broughton; Councillors Cowlishaw Iredale, Sillitoe, Driver, Agars, Henderson, Smidmote, Wilkie, H ... 2526 words
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    Body in trunk

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  187. WATER POLICE OFFICE.—SATURDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 25 August 1851 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate, and John Campbell, Esq. BREACH OF THE CRIMPING ACT.—John Farrell, a licensed waterman of this port, appeared 2282 words
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    The Crimping Act

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  188. THE POLICE REGISTER.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 17 December 1853 p 2 Article
    Abstract: EXTRAORDINARY CHARGE OF ASSAULT.— A case of considerable importance, in which parties of high respectability were involved, was heard at the Police O ... 3555 words
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    Nice little marital vignette

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  189. BOTANIC GARDENS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 11 April 1849 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THERE are some cavillers at the expense of keeping up the Botanic Gardens, and who appear to think that any object that happens to combine pleasant r ... 2187 words
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    Acts and regulations

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  190. MULTUM IN PARVO. (From late Australasian Papers.)
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 16 November 1844 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BARX sent from Port Phillip in the early part of the year realised £9 10s. per ton in the London market.—Several letters on various subjects connecte ... 3183 words
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    2012-02-24 14:01:32.0

    Lucky escape from collision

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  191. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 13 March 1849 p 2 Advertising
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    2012-02-24 14:08:40.0

    Assault

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  192. ROYAL VICTORIA THEATRE. THIS EVENING, NOVEMBER 1,
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 1 November 1847 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE performances will commence with Shakspeare's tragedy of RICHARD III. King Henry VI., Mr. Fenton; Prince of Wales, Madame Torning; Duke of York, M ... 108 words
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    Tom Tug

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  193. Anniversary Regatta.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Friday 31 January 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: This long-expected fete took place on Tuesday last, but did not come off in the brilliant manner we had anticipated. The first race was between saili ... 401 words
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    Inequality of the boats

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  194. ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. THE "THISTLE." To the editors of the Sydney Herald. N[?] me [?] [?].
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Friday 28 January 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: GENTLEMEN,—In your report of the Regatta I observe a mistake which I will feel ob[?]ged by your rectifying. The Thistle is not a Government boat, but 106 words
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    2012-02-28 10:35:30.0

    Cadman's men rowing in Regatta in Thistle

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  195. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 10 June 1843 p 3 Advertising
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  196. Sporting Intelligence. REGATTA. Second Day, Friday 17th Instant.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 20 January 1834 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The Regatta so liberally got up on Thursday the 9th instant, and which then brought together a larger assemblage of persons, than is usual on such oc ... 756 words
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    2012-02-28 13:37:23.0

    Will not compete unless a guinea is added to the prize.

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  197. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Monday 6 January 1834 p 1 Article
    Abstract: We insert for the information of the Public, an Abstract of all the Public Sales which will take place from this day's to our next publication. THIS ... 2278 words
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  198. THE REGATTA.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Tuesday 20 March 1838 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday last, towards eleven o'clock, the [harbour of Port Jackson began to present a very [?] appearance, and boats of all sizes and description ... 2334 words
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    Fifteen yellow boys

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  199. Advertising
    The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838) Friday 17 January 1834 p 4 Advertising
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    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Wednesday 15 December 1841 p 4 Advertising
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    2012-02-28 13:52:58.0

    Opening of new Wharf, removed from Queens Wharf

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  201. Advertising
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Tuesday 18 December 1838 p 1 Advertising
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    2012-02-28 13:55:56.0

    Wyatt as an encouragement to aquatics

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  202. THE ANNIVERSARY. (From the Herald, Jan. 28.)
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Thursday 31 January 1850 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The 62nd Anniversary of the Foundation of the Colony, which took place on Saturday last, was celebrated by the inhabitants with much of that national ... 1436 words
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    Prize of new skiff

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  203. THE REGATTA.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Wednesday 25 May 1842 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE first race: for gigs pulling four oars, from a warp off Soldiers' Point, round Pinchgut Island on the north side, and back to the starting boat. ... 626 words
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    2012-02-29 12:15:45.0

    Thomas Wood's Boomer

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  204. Advertising
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 24 January 1852 p 3 Advertising
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    2012-02-29 13:21:46.0

    Wyatt gives skiff as regatta prize again

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  205. RATES OF PILOTAGE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 10 February 1858 p 10 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Rates of Pilotage

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  206. MEETING AT WILBERFORCE.
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Thursday 16 February 1843 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Your readers will probably wish to know how the elections stand in these parts. There is no doubt but what Mr. Fitzgerald will be returned, the feeli ... 2572 words
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  207. UNCLAIMED LETTERS.
    The Colonist (Sydney, NSW : 1835 - 1840) Wednesday 26 December 1838 p 3 Article
    Abstract: LIST of unclaimed letters for the month of November, 1838.—James ALMENTER, Mr. Wm. Ashby, Joshua Ashcroft, Mrs. Ashbury, Windsor Road; William Asplin ... 3807 words
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  208. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 20 February 1840 p 2 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  209. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 30 September 1861 p 1 Advertising
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    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 5 October 1861 p 1 Advertising
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  211. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 2 May 1860 p 1 Advertising
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  212. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 20 September 1845 p 1 Advertising
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  213. Advertising
    Australasian Chronicle (Sydney, NSW : 1839 - 1843) Thursday 9 July 1840 p 1 Advertising
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    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Tuesday 22 December 1840 p 1 Advertising
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  215. HOW WE SPEND OUR NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY. (Subject of Illustration.)
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Wednesday 12 January 1876 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BOATING on the river, Cricket in the park, Blazing at the wild birds From daylight until dark 137 words
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  216. NOTES OF THE WEEK. Friday, 21st February.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 22 February 1862 p 5 Article
    Abstract: THERE has been little to note since the departure of the mail for Europe, except the great delay of the incoming mail, which has caused great anxiety ... 981 words
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  217. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 25 February 1862 p 5 Advertising
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  218. ANNIVERSARY REGATTA. TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 30 January 1880 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In your yesterday's paper appears a letter from a Mr. E. W. Knox, owner of the Pleiades, in which he grievously laments his disappointment that ... 330 words
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    Reply to Knox the whinger

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  219. THE SIXTY-FOURTH ANNIVERSARY REGATTA.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 28 January 1852 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Monday last being the Anniversary of the foundation of the Colony, a large concourse of people dressed in holiday attire presented themselves at Dawe ... 3082 words
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    The steps they worked from

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  220. BALMAIN REGATTA.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853 - 1872) Saturday 3 December 1853 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Much against our wish and will we are necessarily compelled to give but a very brief account of these races. Want of space is in this instance our ma ... 243 words
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    Filthy language by watermen at Regatta

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  221. WATER POLICE COURT. THURSDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 23 August 1867 p 3 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE their Worships Messrs. H. H. Voss, S. H. Pearce, J. Oatley, G. Hill, and Evans. William Gains[?] a deserter from the ship Empress of India, wa ... 260 words
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    Watermen are licensed from a particular set of stairs. See court case.

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  222. No title
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 17 November 1863 p 5 Article
    Abstract: FOUND DROWNED— About one o'clock yesterday afternoon, the body of a man about sixty years of age, was found by a waterman named James Richards, finat ... 680 words
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  223. CORONER'S COURT.—TUESDAY.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 11 February 1874 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The City Coroner held an inquest at the observer Tavern, George-street north, on the [?] of a boy named Ryan who was found drawned on the preceding e ... 371 words
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  224. WATER POLICE COURT.—THURSDAY.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Friday 5 June 1863 p 8 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE Messrs. T. Cullen and M. Asher: William Scott and William M Leod, two lads, pleaded guilty of deserting the ship Orwell on the 27th ultime, an ... 567 words
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  225. HANSOM CABS AND THE POLICE. TO THE EDITOR OF THE EMPIRE.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 4 December 1866 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Two ladies driving along Pitt-street nearly met with an accident, owing to a cab standing out at the corner of Pitt and Hunter streets. It is no ... 787 words
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  226. NEWS OF THE DAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 17 March 1884 p 7 Article
    Abstract: THIS morning was publish further details respecting the battle between General Graham's forces and the Arabs near Zareba. It seems from later account ... 4231 words
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  227. WATER POLICE COURT.—WEDNESDAY, OCTODER 28. (Before the Water Police Magistrate.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Thursday 29 October 1857 p 5 Article
    Abstract: CHARGE OF WRECKING.—James Richards, of Cumberland-street, waterman; Archibald P. Stephens, of Windmill-street, householder; Benjamin Barnett, of Prin ... 167 words
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    James Richards charged with wrecking

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  228. RUBBERY AT SOUTH CREEK. (From a correspondent.') [?]
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Saturday 22 January 1853 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Between ther hours of one and two o'clock of the morning of yesterday, the 19th instant, the house occupied by Mr. Charles Ellis, and known as the Ro ... 1273 words
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    No waterman';s race; would not compete against the 'crack Mulhalls'

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  229. ROWING. AMATEUR SEASON.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 14 October 1914 p 5 Article
    Abstract: After a number of postponements the New South Wales Rowing Association will officially open its racing season on the Parramatta River on Saturday nex ... 645 words
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    Memoirs:, describing the boats used in early racing, i.e. watermen's skiffs. Claims that Trickett won in a larger variety of boat types than any other rower.

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  230. THE MARKET WHARF. To the Editors of the Sydney Morning Herald.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 20 February 1844 p 3 Article
    Abstract: GENTLEMEN,—Through the medium of your journal I beg to call the particular attention of our police authorities to a most disgraceful nuisance which n ... 342 words
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  231. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 7 March 1854 p 8 Advertising
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    Wentworth Testimonial subscribers identifies many watermen

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  232. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 10 February 1866 p 1 Advertising
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    Tom waterman at Circular Quay

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  233. CITY COUNCIL. MONDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 14 October 1845 p 2 Article
    Abstract: PRESENT: The Mayor; Aldermen Wilshire, Broughton, Flood, Hill; Councillors Iredale, Sillitoo, Holden, Neale, Thurlow, Chapman, Smidmore, Driver, Jenk ... 2145 words
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  234. STAIRS BETWEEN THE QUEES'S AND BON ACCORD WHARVES. (From Yesterday's Government Gazette.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 19 October 1853 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE following rules for the regulation of the Old Stairs between the Queen's and Bon Accord Wharves having been made by the police magistrates of the ... 373 words
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  235. NEWS OF THE WEEK.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853 - 1872) Saturday 15 April 1854 p 2 Article
    Abstract: FITZ ROY V. PEOPLE'S ADVOCATE.—This libel case, in which Captain Fitz Roy was the prosecutor, and Messrs. Hawksley and Williamson the defendants, was ... 1571 words
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    Finds body Bon Accord wharf

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  236. North Shore Subscription Races.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 29 May 1852 p 2 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  237. WATER POLICE COURT.—FRIDAY.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 16 June 1862 p 4 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate. The summons case of James Rice v. Richard Drans field, for refusing to pay 16s., amount of boat hire legally due ... 57 words
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  238. WATSON'S BAY REGATTA,
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Monday 16 October 1854 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday last some 200 or 300 persons assembled at Watson's Bay to witness what was designated a regatta, but which in really possessed few of the ... 650 words
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    The Dons of the Queen's Wharf

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  239. THE RING. SLASHING MILL. BETWEEN "THE NATIVE WATERMAN and "THE LUMPER".
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 30 April 1859 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The sports on Monday were diversified by a tourney got up on the spur of the moment by the lovers of the " fancy", between McLean, the Native Waterma ... 195 words
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    Cremorne Gardens

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  240. AQUATICS. OPENING OF CREMORNE.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 3 October 1857 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Monday the 28th inst the Cremorne Gardens were opened for the season, and steamers were in attendance every hair hour throughout the day, for the ... 653 words
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  241. AQUATICS.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (NSW : 1845 - 1860) Saturday 24 November 1855 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At the desire of several esteemed correspondendents, we publish the following: — RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE SYDNEY CHALLENGE CUP AND 620 words
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  242. ROYAL VICTORIA THEATRE. MONDAY EVENING, JUNE 26, For the BENEFIT of Mr. DIND, under the Patronage of the COMMITTEE of the NORTH SHORE REGATTA. Last Appearance of Mr. GRIFFITHS on any Stage.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 26 June 1854 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. and Mrs. WALLER, Mr. TUTHILL and Mr. JOHN HOWSON, have kindly offered Mr. Dind their services upon this occasion. THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR. Sir Wi ... 166 words
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  243. IN PITT STREET.—THE SEAMEN'S UNION.
    Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1881 - 1894) Saturday 24 October 1885 p 19 Article Illustrated
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  244. To the Editor of the Empire.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 30 May 1855 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir— With reference to your report on the Amateurs Race at the late North Shore Regatta, I beg to call your attention to a mistake that has occurred. 398 words
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  245. THE QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 25 May 1858 p 2 Article
    Abstract: In accordance with that custom which has long prevailed in every portion of the British dominions. her Majesty's Birthday was yesterday observed as a ... 3291 words
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  246. DOGGETTS COAT AND BADGE.
    Bell's Life in Sydney and Sporting Chronicle (NSW : 1860 - 1870) Saturday 28 September 1861 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Although in the swift and unvarying course of time years have rolled by since one Mr Thomas Doggett, of facetious memory, gave a coat and badge to be ... 1044 words
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  247. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE.
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Saturday 20 November 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: APPOINTMENT—His Excellency the Governor has appointed Henry Thomas Crozier, of Gordon Brook.Clarence River; and Robert Fitzgerald, of Windsor, Magist ... 1366 words
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  248. ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. MAITLAND REGATTA. (To the Editor of the Maitland Mercury.)
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 21 January 1865 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—I perceive by the programme of the West Maitland regatta that the majority of the races are made to auit "waterman's skiffs, or boats classed as ... 853 words
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  249. Forty Million Passengers A Year Were Carried Across The Harbour. This Is The Story Of Sydney's Ferries
    The Sunday Herald (Sydney, NSW : 1949 - 1953) Sunday 30 January 1949 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SYDNEY Harbour as it was—the city's waterway to work: The scurrying, bustling rush of ferries to Circular Quay in the morning. The 1210 words
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  250. ORIGINAL LOCAL SKETCHES. A NIGHT FISHING EXPEDITION IN PORT JACKSON
    Freeman's Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1932) Wednesday 15 September 1858 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Aquatics hare for a long time been a passion with me. I would rather walk ten miles to witness a yacht or a boat race, than ride one-tenth of the dis ... 2693 words
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  251. THE GREAT NAVAL REVIEW IN PORT JACKSON.—THE SECOND AND SUCCESSFUL ATTACK ON LADY MACQUARIE'S POINT.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 23 April 1881 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: H.M.S. "ALERT. H.M.S. " WOLVEUENE... H.M.S. "MIRANDA" H.M.S. "EMERALD." 31 words
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    Steam launches Port Jackson, Naval review

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  252. CIRCULAR QUAY, SYDNEY.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 2 May 1874 p 4 Article Illustrated
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  253. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication. THIS DAY,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Thursday 22 November 1838 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By T. W. Smart, at his Rooms, George-street, at 11 o'clock precisely—Thirty Pieces, assorted Horsehair Seating, an Assortment of Japanned Butts and 1657 words
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  254. BOATING AT BERRY'S BAY, PORT JACKSON.
    The Australasian Sketcher with Pen and Pencil (Melbourne, Vic. : 1873 - 1889) Saturday 26 October 1878 p 125 Article Illustrated
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  255. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 15 April 1846 p 4 Advertising
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  256. PUBLIC NUISANCES.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Friday 9 April 1830 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WATERMEN AND CARTERS.—Some such regulations as those we lately adverted to with reference to watermens' and carters' fares, are loudly called for; as ... 890 words
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  257. RULES FOR THE PROPOSED SELECT SCHOOL FOR INFANTS. (TO BE CONDUCTED ON THE PRINCIPLES OF WILSON AND WILDERSPIRS.)
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 23 February 1830 p 2 Article
    Abstract: 1st.—That all matters relating to the school, as to general management, appointment or dismissal of teachers, admission of children, and disposal of ... 4474 words
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  258. Classified Advertising
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 22 May 1813 p 1 Advertising
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    Macquarie's regulations

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  259. VESSELS AND PASSENGERS CLEARED OUT.
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Thursday 10 December 1840 p 3 Article
    Abstract: CHAMPION, barque, Cochrane, master, for Bombay. Passengers-None. HYMALAYA, barque, Burns, master, for India. Passengers—None. 646 words
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  260. Heads of the Harbour Bill
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Friday 24 August 1832 p 4 Article
    Abstract: This Bill appears to bear hard upon masters of vessels. The general propositions are as follows:— It is proposed to repeal the Act of the Governor an ... 1014 words
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    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Thursday 18 December 1834 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE CONCERT.—Mr. Lewis gave a Concert on Tuesday evening last, to a numerous audience, at the Pulteney; and we must say, in conjunction with the 2200 words
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  262. A Mysterious Death.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 14 February 1876 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday it was reported to the police that a man named Arthur Jones, steward of the ship Ocean Mail, met his death in Farm Cove in a very mysteriou ... 234 words
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  263. WATER POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 16 November 1860 p 5 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE the Water Police Magistrate, Mr. D. Peden, and Mr. B. Burdekin. George Mann, groom, Prince-street, remanded from yesterday on a charge that he ... 683 words
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  264. WATER POLICE OFFICE.—SATURDAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 28 July 1851 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ROBBERY ON ROARD SHIP.—Samuel Charl and William Neil, seamen belonging to the James and Amelia, who on the previous day were remanded on a charge of ... 795 words
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  265. WATER POLICE COURT.—MONDAY. (Before the Water Police Magistrate.)
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 11 December 1855 p 4 Article
    Abstract: There were six persons brought before his Worship the Water Police Magistrate to-day for drunkenness; and being found guilty, were each fined in the ... 800 words
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  266. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE. Sales by Auction advertised in this paper which will take place between this and our next publication, THIS DAY,
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 22 May 1841 p 2 Article
    Abstract: By Mr. S. Lyons, at his Mart George street, at 11 o'clock-Ale, Guns, Hats, Woolpacks, Oates, Muslines, Rice, Gass-ware, Soap, Halts, Tarpaulin Canvas ... 1970 words
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  267. DONATIONS TO THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM DURING SEPTEMBER, 1856.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 6 October 1856 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A KANGAROO (maoropus major) young; and the Catalogue of the Paris Universal Exhibition, (British Section). Presented by His Excellency the Governor-G ... 980 words
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    James Rice harpoons a12 foot shark

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  268. Family Notices
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Wednesday 1 January 1840 p 3 Family Notices
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    Nicholson, Harbour Master

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  269. WATER POLICE COURT.—TUESDAY.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Wednesday 20 April 1864 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BEFORE Mr. M. Asher. Henry Linfield, vagrant, found by sergeant Dwyer on the Circular Quay at one o'clock, this morning, was ordered to be imprisoned ... 414 words
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    George Bash, drunk at the oars, Cockatoo island,

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  270. Sydney Harbour Vigilantes
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 21 December 1946 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: IF your grandmother fell into the Harbour any time around 1910, the hero who pulled her out would have arrived in a two-man skiff 1431 words
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    Water police

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