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446878
  • Title
    Edward Varndell - Land Grant, 22 Feb. 1792, and associated transfer document, 24 Jan. 1830
  • Creator
  • Call number
    Safe 1/4c
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    22 Feb. 1792, 24 Jan. 1830
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    446878
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    0.04 metres of textual material (1 volume) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Edward Varndell (c.1758-) arrived in New South Wales in 1788 on the First Fleet, sentenced to seven years transportation for horse theft.
    The grant was formalised on 22 February 1792, together with grants to James Ruse and Philip Schaffer
  • Scope and Content
    1. Deed of Grant of 30 acres of land 'to be known as Varndell's Farm laying at the Ponds' to Edward Varndell dated 22 February 1792. Signed by Governor Arthur Phillip with pendant wax impression of the Great Seal of New South Wales attached. Witnessed by George Johnston, John Palmer and John White. Also signed by David Collins. A partially indecipherable note on the reverse lists subsequent transfers of this land.
    2. Transfer of Varndell's Farm from W. Bennett to J. Rodgers, 24 January 1830.
  • Source
    Presented by R.E. Coleman, January 1941
  • General note

    Photocopy at MLDOC 2117

    Other negative copies at MAV/FM1/1074-1078

    Microfilm avaiilable at CY 3237, frames 17 - 26, Mar. 1995
    Digital order no:Album ID : 823551
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