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Lady Kennaway Voyages to Australia

The ‘Lady Kennaway’ was built in Calcutta in 1817. A large ship of 584 tons.

Transported convicted prisoners to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) in 1834, via Cork, Ireland.

Other voyages, to New South Wales, in 1836 and Van Diemen’s Land in 1851.

Image acknowledgement to Grosvenor Prints. Painted by J.W. Huggins.

  • Lady Kennaway

    Sailed on 27th October, 1834

    Arrived 13th February, 1835 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 9 Years | Life sentences: 102 | Passengers: 313
  • Lady Kennaway

    Sailed on 2nd June, 1836

    Arrived 12th October, 1836 at New South Wales
    Average sentence: 9 Years | Life sentences: 78 | Passengers: 301
  • Lady Kennaway

    Sailed on 30th January, 1851

    Arrived 28th May, 1851 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 8 Years | Life sentences: 2 | Passengers: 262