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York Voyages to Australia

The York I was built in Southwick, West Sussex, England in 1819. 429 tons.
Three voyages to Australia with transport convicts - 1829, 1830 and 1832.

The York II was built in Sunderland, England in 1854. 940 ton ship.
Transported convicts and pensioner guards and families to Western Australia in 1862.

  • York

    Sailed on 30th April, 1829

    Arrived 28th August, 1829 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 10 Years | Life sentences: 93 | Passengers: 192
  • York

    Sailed on 3rd September, 1830

    Arrived 7th February, 1831 at New South Wales
    Average sentence: 8 Years | Life sentences: 46 | Passengers: 200
  • York

    Sailed on 11th August, 1832

    Arrived 29th December, 1832 at Van Diemen's Land
    Average sentence: 9 Years | Life sentences: 78 | Passengers: 201
  • York

    Sailed on 7th October, 1862

    Arrived 31st December, 1862 at Western Australia
    Average sentence: 10 Years | Life sentences: 23 | Passengers: 301