Pilot Voyages to Australia
The Pilot was built at Newcastle UK and owned by S.F.Somes (Lloyds Register). 392 tons.
1817 voyage: Sailed to Port Jackson, New South Wales and then on to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania). Convicts on this voyage came from throughout Ireland. Capt William Pexton (accompanied by his wife, who kept a journal of the voyage)
Arrived 28th July, 1817 at New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Average sentence: 7 Years | Life
sentences: 14 | Passengers: 50