Two years in New South Wales

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Published in associationwith the Royal Australian Historical Society by Angus & Robertson , Sydney
Statementedited byDavid S. Macmillan.
ContributionsCunningham, David S., Royal Australian Historical Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination409p.,17p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18691165M

Two Years in New South Wales, Peter Miller Cunningham Volume 2 of Two Years in New South Wales: Comprising Sketches of the Actual State of Society in that Colony; of Its Peculiar Advantages to Emigrants; of Its Topography, Natural History, &c.

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etc. / by P. Cunningham Cunningham, P. (Peter), The history of New South Wales refers to the history of the Australian state of New South Wales and the area's preceding Indigenous and British colonial societies.

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First edition: a lively and engaging description of New South Wales in the s by Peter Cunningham, a naval surgeon who served on five voyages to Australia aboard convict transports before settling in the upper Hunter Valley.

New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of borders Queensland to the north, Victoria to the south, and South Australia to the west. Its coast borders the Coral and Tasman Seas to the east.

The Australian Capital Territory is an enclave within the state. New South Wales' state capital is Sydney, which is also Australia's most populous l city: Sydney.

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But since at least the s New South Wales has had a unique history, partly growing out of its origins as a convict colony at Port Jackson, and largely shaped by natural resources that produce a wealth and a home for an ever increasing : Hardcover. Trying to remember a book set in Wales--have read two by this author.

First story of woman trying to open and renovate an old home into a hotel. The 2nd book had red boots on the fly. Regional statistics of New South Wales New South Wales in focus Former Title: Official year book of New South Wales Frequency: Biennial, () Previous Frequency: Annual, () Subjects: Statistics -- New South Wales.

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The first were kept before the New South Wales government required record keeping. These include records from both Sydney and. Peter Miller Cunningham’s Two Years in New South Wales provides a highly informative account of the life of convicts in New South Wales — the society Magwitch would have entered upon his release.

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Prior to the arrival of Captain James Cook inNew South wales was inhabited by Indigenous Australians for at le years. The First Fleet, comprising 11 ships and around 1, people, was dispatched to the unknown continent – the only information.

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Journals of Two Expeditions into the Interior of New South Wales, Undertaken By Order of the British Government in the Years With Maps and Views of the Interior, or Newly Discovered Country by Oxley, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Wales Book of the Year Award is an annual prize celebrating outstanding literary talent from Wales across many genres and in both English and Welsh.

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The two groups officially joined. The new uniform consisted of a coarse woollen jacket, a yellow or grey waistcoat, a pair of trousers and long socks, shoes, two cotton or linen shirts, a neckerchief and hat.

About this item: Dated from the year convict transportation ended on the east coast of Australia. In addition to Two Years in New South Wales, Cunningham published two books: On the Motions of the Earth and Heavenly Bodies, as Explainable by Electromagnetic Attraction and Repulsion, and on the Conception, Growth and Decay of Man, and Cause and Treatment of his Diseases, as Referable to Galvanic Action (London, ); and Hints for.

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New South Wales (NSW) is one of Australia's south-eastern states, lying to the east of South Australia, to the south of Queensland and to the north of a population of million, it is the country's most populous state. As the core territory of the first British colony on the Australian continent (settled in ) which was gradually made smaller as the other states and Capital: Sydney.

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Relief. Glaciers during the Pleistocene Epoch (about 2, to 11, years ago) carved much of the Welsh landscape into deeply dissected mountains, plateaus, and hills, including the north-south–trending Cambrian Mountains, a region of plateaus and hills that are themselves fragmented by rivers.

Protruding from that backbone are two main mountain areas—the Brecon Beacons in the south. State Library of New South Wales [a / Q79/60 (vol.1), p6] ('An account of the English colony in New South Wales: with remarks on the dispositions, customs, manners, &c. of the native inhabitants of .This book deals with the inception and development of adjudication systems on the gold fields in New South Wales and Victoria in the 19th century.

The sudden onset of the gold rushes in New South Wales and Victoria in created an immediate necessity for a .The religious statistics of South Australia were not tabulated in, and There was no enumeration of religious denominations at the Tasmania census of The figures given below for that year are an estimate by T.

A. Coughlan, Statistician of New South Wales. The Catholic body in the Commonwealth is surpassed in numerical strength only by the adherents of the Church of England.