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  • Title
    Papers of Charles Muzio Deane, 1864-1875 relating to the ownership of the vessels Sea Witch and Day Spring of Sydney and to ownership of land and trade in Fiji and the New Hebrides
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    *D 388
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  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 2295, frames 1-62
  • Physical Description
    21 items of textual material
  • Scope and Content
    Includes a deed of sale of land at Savu Savu Bay 1869 and Nakala Creek Fiji 1871 by island chief to Ashmore and Dean and a conveyance of land near Aneityum, New Hebrides

    Some of the transactions are in the name of Captain Alfred Ambrose Ashmore, master mariner and many are addressed to or in the name of Ashmore & Deane but Sydney directories 1864-1872, 1873, 1875 list only Ashmore, Alfred mater mariner 1867, 1869-1871 and Deane as follows:

    1865 Deane, Charles clerk Rose St, Darlington

    1866 Deane, C. M. Solicitor 26 George St.
    Deane, Charles, Rose St, Daelinghurst (sic)

    1867 Deane, Chas. M. broker 30 Bridge St, p.r. Rose St, Darlington

    1868 Deane, Chas. M. merchant same address

    1869 " " " shipping agent same address

    1870 " " " agent 32 Bridge St

    1871 Deane, C. M. Rose St, Darlington

    1873 Deane, C. (Wilson Dean & Co.) Burwood

    1875 Deane, C. M. accountant George St, Burwood

    A detailed list of contents is in the volume
  • Description source

    Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (6-147A) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011
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