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Providence Voyages to Australia

The ship named ‘Providence’ was built in Calcutta, India in 1808. 649 tons.

The 1811 voyage brought many convicts from Ireland to Australia. 73rd Regiment. Also several free settlers. 5-6 deaths on voyage.

The ship was lastly scuttled at St. Martin’s, Isle of Scilly in 1833.

  • Providence

    Sailed on 10th December, 1810

    Arrived 2nd July, 1811 at New South Wales
    Average sentence: 7 Years | Life sentences: 22 | Passengers: 83
  • Providence

    Sailed on 6th June, 1821

    Arrived 7th January, 1822 at New South Wales
    Average sentence: 11 Years | Life sentences: 22 | Passengers: 103
  • Providence

    Sailed on 8th December, 1825

    Arrived 16th May, 1826 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 9 Years | Life sentences: 24 | Passengers: 100