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Extracts From the Immigration Report of 1853

Taken from Emigration. Papers Relative to Emigration to The British Provinces in North America, British Parliamentary Papers 1854, XLVI, (1763 ).

England Ireland Scotland
16 36 10

Date Vessel Whence No. Received Free Passage only No. Received Landing Money, with a Free Passage By whom Assisted Paid by Emigrant Department in Sterling Paid by Agents, &c. In Sterling
May 26 Washington Hamburg 12 - Parish - -
" Urania Cork - 99 Cork Union 74.11.0 -
" Jane Black Limerick - 138 Athlone 138.0.0 -
" Onwards Liverpool 47 - Colonel Wanderford - -
May 28 Prince Regent Hull 40 - Parish - -
May 29 Rose Regent Plymouth - 13 Ditto - 5.0.0
May 31 New Brunswick Dublin - 101 Londonderry Union 91.0.0 -
" Ditto Ditto - 89 Carlow Union 85.15.0 -
" Ditto Ditto 27 - Carrickmacross Union - -
" Ava Southampton - 41 Parish - 30.0.0
June 4 William and Joseph Limerick 7 - Landlords - -
June 12 Crescent City Liverpool - 56 Ballyshannon Union 56.0.0 -
June 15 Electric Bideford 6 - Parish - -
June 21 Sultan Cork - 100 Cork Union 76.2.6 -
June 25 Albion Ditto - 2 Foundling School 3.0.0 -
June 29 Thyatira Dublin - 53 Tullamore Union - 53.0.0
" Ditto Ditto 37 - Mr. Wandsworth - -
June 30 Coolock Ditto - 28 Kildysart Union - 28.0.0
July 8 Victoria Ditto - 138 Naas Union - 128.10.0
Aug 4 Kingston Cork - 6 Newcastle Union - 6.0.0
" Ditto Ditto 9 - Marquis of Lansdowne - -
Aug 13 Rosina Glasgow 1 - Parish - -
Aug 15 Odessa Dublin - 100 Mullingar 100.0.0 -
Sept 3 Ch. Chalmer Liverpool 19 - Leitzenberg, Germany - -
" Allan Kerr Glasgow 18 - Landlord, Argyleshire - -
Sept 5 St. Lawrence Cork 42 - Lord Erskine - -
Sept 6 Primrose Limerick - 55 Mount-Bellew Union 53.0.0 -
" Ditto Ditto - 7 Croom Union 5.0.0 -
" Mihichi Liverpool - 6 Chatham Union 6.0.0 -
Sept 7 Sillery Skye 332 - Mr. McDonald - -
" Eliza Keith Cork - 104 Parsonstown Union 104.0.0 -
Sept 8 Pero Ditto 27 - Tralee Union - -
Sept 10 Johns Plymouth - 9 Parish - 7.0.0
Sept 22 Queen Victoria Ditto - 7 Ditto - 5.0.0
Sept 27 Jessy Limerick - 3 Croom Union 1.0.0 -
Sept 28 Glenlyon New Ross - 315 New Ross Union - 157.10.0
Oct 24 Fingal Liverpool - 10 Strabane Union 5.0.0 -
624 1480 798.8.6 420.0.0

Route Steerage Cabin
From Quebec to Montreal, by steamer 2s. 2s. 6d.
From Montreal to Portland, by railroad 16s. 20s.
From Portland to St. John's, by steamer 16s. 20s.
Total Fare 34s. 42s. 6d.


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