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Letters from Captain William Wood of Hawkridge, to John Leake, dated 1850-1851 regarding transportation and other matters.

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Wood, William and Leake, John 1850 , Letters from Captain William Wood of Hawkridge, to John Leake, dated 1850-1851 regarding transportation and other matters. , University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia.

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Abstract

Correspondence from Captain William Wood, Hawkridge, Snake Bank, Van Diemen's Land addressed to John Leake (1780-1865)
of Rosedale, near Campbell Town. Letters sent to John Leake from Captain William Wood of Hawkridge, 1850-1851 regarding transportation and the anti-transportation movement. References to letter sent to the paper and a call for a meeting on the ruination of the prospects for agriculture and population in the colony if transportation was to end. Molesworth's address to the house, formation of a committee, Mr.William Race Allison should represent Campbelltown. Remarks regarding Mr. Kermode.

From the Leake Family Papers L1/F446-F453

Item Type: Other
Authors/Creators:Wood, William and Leake, John
Keywords: Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, Elizabeth Leake, John Leake, Rosedale, Campbell Town, Legislative Council, roads, farm, letters, correspondence, transportation, transcription
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
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Collections: Leake Collection
Additional Information:

From the Leake Family Papers L1/F446-F453 :
Letters transcribed by Monika Heisswolf, University of Tasmania Library

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