John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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SAFE/C 246 (Safe 1/257)

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1l4d8451

John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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Date

1824

Call Numbers

SAFE/C 246 (Safe 1/257)

Record Identifier

1l4d8451
Physical Description

Contents

0.03 metres of textual material (1 volume) - manuscript

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 1488, frames 185-240 (C 246, filed at Safe 1/257)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

The journal entries describe John Oxley's exploration of Moreton Bay written between 10-29 Sept. 1824. Entries for 10-29 Sept. 1824 are written at front of book on pages 1-77; entries for 7-9 Oct. 1824 are written on inverted pages 78-97.

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John Oxley journal re exploration of Moreton Bay, 1824

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NOTES

General note

David Scott Mitchell bookplate inside front cover.
Journal paginated by the Library, pp. 1-97.

Digital order no: Album ID : 879052

Signature / Inscriptions

Cover title, in Oxley's hand: 'Remarks in Moreton Bay Sept. 1824'.
Spine titel on binding: 'Oxley's remarks on Moreton Bay'.
D.S. Mitchell signature.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907

Administrative / Biographical history

John Oxley was Surveyor-General of New South Wales, 1812-1828. He was appointed by Governor Lachlan Macquarie in 1817 to lead an expedition to trace the course of the Lachlan River and investigate the western interior of the colony.

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SAFE/C 246 (Safe 1/257)

Record Identifier

1l4d8451

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449065

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