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HMS Sirius George Raper
230th Anniversary HMS Sirius Shipwreck Norfolk Island
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HMS Sirius Anchor
HMS Sirius Anchor Norfolk Island

Voyages and Journals

Jacob Nagle, Able Seaman, HMS Sirius 1788

Born 1761 Philadelphia USA, possible of German descent. He fought at the age of 16 years in the War of …

Accounts of the Shipwreck

After a few nights out at sea, Captain Hunter steered HMS Sirius toward Sydney Bay in close to Phillip Island …

223 Passengers aboard HMS Sirius to Norfolk Island in March 1790

Marines                         31               Civil Men                       2             Marine’s wives              4            Marine’s children          1                Major John Ross           1               Male Convicts               96                   Female …