Calcutta Voyages to Australia
In 1803 the Calcutta sailed into Port Phillip bay where at least 4 convicts escaped , in Sydney in April 1804 it was reported that 8 had died on the trip. Of the four known escapees one was shot on escape, 2 turned back after 2 days to reattach to the group at the camp in bay before the boat left , one continued on ...into Australias history books.
Arrived 4th October, 1803 at New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Average sentence: 8 Years | Life
sentences: 114 | Passengers: 292
Arrived 5th August, 1837 at New South Wales
Average sentence: 0 Years | Life
sentences: 5 | Passengers: 5