Justices and Old Bailey [song, circa 1780-1812]

[Editor: A broadsheet song about the transportation of convicts to Australia. Published by J. Evans of London, between 1780 and 1812.] Justices and Old Bailey. Evans, Printer, Long lane, London Here’s adieu to your judges and juries, Justices and Old Bailey also; Seven years they’ve transported my true love, Seven years he’s transported, you know. […]

[A letter from an officer in New South Wales] [12-16 June 1789]

[Editor: A letter from an officer in New South Wales, as well as a brief news item regarding some convicts to be sent to Australia. Published in The Edinburgh Advertiser, 12-16 June 1789.] [A letter from an officer in New South Wales] By a letter from an officer on board the Sirius, at Botany Bay, […]