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Convict Ship Symmetry 1838 

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Embarked: 7 men
Tons: 250
Deaths: 0
Surgeon's Journal: no
Captain John Saville
The Symmetry departed from the Isle of France on 27th March 1838 and arrived in Port Jackson on Saturday 26 May 1838
She brought a cargo of sugar.

Passengers included Mrs. Saville and Mrs. Jamison.

Seven prisoners of the Crown arrived on the Symmetry, all convicted of mutiny. -

Siedy Abdullah

Siedy, Ali


Siedy Maccors Mahomed

Seyde Sudey Mahomed

Sidy Baynenorla Mahomet

Hussan Sheik

They were all admitted to Sydney gaol on 26 May on disembarking from the ship and afterwards examined at Hyde Park Barracks.

The Symmetry departed for London with colonial produce and cabin passengers on the 15th August 1838

Hunter Valley convicts arriving on the Symmetry 1838



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