Sydney [news items, 29 March 1807]

[Editor: News items from Sydney, including an attempted escape by a convict. Published in The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, 29 March 1807.] Sydney. Sitting Magistrate for the ensuing Week — Major Johnston. On Wednesday His Honor Lieut. Governor Paterson and his Lady embarked on board the Lucy for Port Dalrymple, and was […]

Postscript [on a rebellion planned by convicts] [22 February 1807]

[Editor: A report on a rebellion planned by convicts. Published in the Sydney Gazette, 22 February 1807.] Postscript We are happy to announce to the Public that by extreme vigilance, a most atrocious and wicked plan of insurrection has been averted. — It was planned in a most secret manner by some designing Irish Prisoners, […]