Make your own free website on Tripod.com

 

 

a former lieutenant and surgeon's mate in the militia, sailed as a volunteer surgeon on the Lady Penhryn, looking after the women convicts, and when he fell sick at the Cape of Good Hope, Surgeon Bowes took over his duties. In February 1788 he accompanied the King with the first Norfolk Island settlers. During his three year stay in the colony, Altree received only 12 pounds in compension, and Governor Phillip wrote on his behalf to ask that he be given consideration when he returned to England. Altree sailed on the Dutch brig, Waaksembeyd, in March 1791.

Copyright unknown

 

Lady Penhryn Index

 

[Visit Oska]

 

 

[ Virtual Australia | The World We Live In | The Things We Do ]
[ The Natural World | The People We Are | Australia Through Time ]
[ Online Australia | Fun for Kids | For Webmasters and School Projects ]

 


This website is a part of 
Virtual Australia 
Visit the Full Index


 

Problems/Broken Links can be reported to
virtualaustralia@yahoo.com

The owner and author of this website is not of indigenous descent - and therefore will not provide information on the indigenous viewpoint. This is best left up to the authors of Indigenous websites. I would not want to offend a wonderful culture by writing something incorrect.

All text and graphics unless otherwise stated are 1998-2000 Kim Holden, Virtual Australia.
 If you believe any of the graphics or text to be copyright to you, please email me to discuss the matter.
All rights reserved. No part of this site may be reproduced in any form without the express permission of the owner of 
Virtual Australia  or the copyright owners of the included information.
Any offenders will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.