Convict Ship Surgeon-Superintendent
There were two Surgeons by the name of James Dickson in the Navy List of 1814 James Dickson (a) *23 March 1809 and James Dickson (b) *21 October 1811.
James Dickson was employed as surgeon superintendent on the following convict ships:
Countess of Harcourt
to NSW in 1824. He kept a Medical journal from 3rd March to 17 July 1824
Woodford in 1826 to VDL. Medical journal from 13th July 1824 to 24th December 1824
to NSW in 1828. Medical journal from 23 July 1828 to 14th January 1829
to NSW in 1829. Medical journal from 28th April to 7th September 1829
to NSW in 1829. Medical Journal from 1 August 1828 to 30 January 1829.
James Dickson (b) (*21 October 1811) was on the List of Surgeons of the Royal Navy fit for service in 1841.