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Letter from Sarah Benson to her sister Ann Mather, 1822

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Benson, Sarah (1822) Letter from Sarah Benson to her sister Ann Mather, 1822. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Letter from Sarah Benson to her sister Ann, Mrs. Robert Mather, who was at Ramsgate into which the disabled 'Hope' had sailed after narrowly escaping shipwreck in October 1821. The Mathers subsequently sailed for Van Diemen's Land on the barque 'Heroine' on the 28th April, 1822. From Walker Family Scrapbook compiled by Peter Benson Walker. Private collection.

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, Australia, Peter Benson Walker, Sarah Benson, Ann Mather, Robert Mather, ship, Hope, Ramsgate, Van Diemen's Land, Heroine, barque
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2008 04:01
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2008 10:43
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/3638
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