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"Solway" (Ship) - European Pioneers to South Australia - 1837

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The ship Solway was 337 tons, Captain R. Pearson, from Hamburg 9th June 1837, arrived at Port Adelaide (Kangaroo Island), South Australia 16th October 1837

The Solway was a wooden ship built in Sunderland in 1829. On the 21st of December 1837, she broke moorings and was wrecked during a storm in Rosetta Harbor, Encounter Bay.

Some Passengers

  • ZILM Conrad (w?), son Andreas (50,18) arrived in SA 1837-10-16 aboard Solway from Hamburg 37-06-09 Family History SA cannot find on Geni.



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