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Merope Voyages to Australia

Embarked: 11 male prisoners
Captain Pollock
Tons: 311
The barque Merope departed Calcutta 1st June 1834 and sailed via Mauritius to Van Diemen’s Land with eleven prisoners who had been convicted in Madras.

The convicts were then transferred to the Currency Lass, Captain Taggart and taken to Sydney where they arrived on 11 October 1834.

  • Merope

    Sailed on 1832

    Arrived 29th December, 1832 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 11 Years | Life sentences: 3 | Passengers: 5