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Updated List of Ships that transported E
Posted by: Richard B. Cheddie Date: August 27, 2000 at 10:50:38
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                     Indians in the Caribbean
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I have attempted to compile a list of ships that brought and repatriated indentured Indians to and from the Caribbean. This list is short right now. Just for Trinidad alone, 319 voyages were made.


                            ARRIVALS

DATE              SHIP                     COLONY               LABORERS ARRIVED

May 5, 1838       Hesperus              British Guiana               156 of 170
May 5, 1838       Whitby                     British Guiana              263 of 267
May 30, 1845       Fath Al Razak              Trinidad               225
1845              Blundell              Jamaica                     ???
1854              Louis Napoleon              Martinique              ???
Dec 24, 1854       Aurelei                     Guadeloupe              344
1856              Merchantman              British Guiana              265
May 1, 1857       Maidstone              Grenada                     289 of 3033
1858              Salsette              Trinidad              203
1859              Hanover                     Trinidad (Sank St. Helena passengers continued otherwise)
May 1859       Palmyra                     St. Lucia              318
June 1859       Francis Ridley              St. Lucia              261
Feb 15, 1860       Victor Emmanuel              St. Lucia              367
Apr 10, 1860       Zemindar              St. Lucia              293
1861              Clarence              Trinidad              ???
1861              Tranvancore              St. Vincent              260 2 born at sea
1862              Ulysses                     St. Lucia              287 Another source lists 320
1862              Castle Howard              St. Vincent              307
1863              ????                     St. Croix              326
1866              Countess of Ripon       St. Vincent              214
1866              Countess of Ripon       Grenada               264 (Sank 20 Jan 1866 Barbados)
1867              New Castle              St. Vincent              473
1868              Lincelles              St. Lucia              298
1869              Imperatrice Eugenie       St. Vincent              349
1871              Dover Castle              St. Vincent              325
1871              Dover Castle              British Guinana              90
1871              Souvenence              Martinique              376 (Sank near S. Africa all lost)
1872              Enmore                     British Guiana              517
Jun 5, 1873       Lalla Rookh              Suriname              ???
Jul 8, 1873       Bengal                     Suriname              ???
Aug 25, 1873       Yorkshire              Suriname              ???
Nov 8, 1873       Mangalore              Suriname              ???
Nov 25, 1873       Calcutta              Suriname              ???
Mar 30 1874       Syria                     Nevis                     315
Jan 13, 1874       Kate Kellock              Suriname              ???
Feb 14, 1874       Medea                     Suriname              ???
Apr 8, 1874       Howrah                     Suriname              ???
1875              Lincelles              St. Vincent              333
Aug 29, 1877       Clive                     Suriname              ???
Nov 13, 1877       Sheila                     Trinidad              624 of 626
April 1878       Lucindas              St. Lucia              580
Aug 16, 1878       Zanzibar              Suriname              ???
Circa 1879       Syria                     Trinidad              ???
1879              Chetah                     St. Lucia              221
Feb 6, 1880       Ailsa                      Suriname              ???
1880              Lightning              St. Vincent              214
1880              Lightning              Jamaica                     214
Nov 26, 1880       Ailsa                      Suriname              ???
1880              Foyle                     St. Lucia              67
Mar 14, 1881       British Statesman        Suriname              ???
1881              Bann                     St. Lucia              316
Jan 9, 1882       Ailsa                      Suriname              ???
1882              Bayard                     ?????                     ???
Jan 13, 1883       Sheila                     Suriname              402
Dec 18, 1883       British Statesman       Suriname              ???
1884              Bracadaile              St. Lucia              626
Feb 8, 1884       British Nation              Suriname              ???
Apr 13, 1884       Ailsa                     Suriname              ???
Aug 27, 1884       Laleham & Peshwa       Suriname              ???
Dec 12, 1884       British Nation              Suriname              ???
1885              Poonah                     St. Lucia              306
Jan 14, 1885       Sheila                     Suriname              ???
1887              Foyle                     British Guiana              ???
Jan 18, 1887       John Davie              Suriname              ???
Jan 3, 1889       The Bruce              Suriname              ???
Apr 23, 1889       Ganges                     Suriname              ???
Nov 23, 1889       Elbe                     Suriname              ???
Apr 27, 1890       Erne                     Suriname              ???
Nov 17, 1890       Rhine                     Suriname              ???
1890              B.R.                     British Guiana              ???
1890              Allan Shaw              Trinidad              ???
Mar 31, 1891       SS Roumania              St. Lucia              554
May 17, 1891       Hereford              Suriname              ???
May 2, 1892       Lena                     Suriname              ???
Jun 11, 1892       British Peer              Suriname              ???
1892              Allan Shaw              Trinidad              ???
Circa 1892       Jura                     British Guiana              ???
Apr 19, 1893       Hereford               Suriname              ???
Dec 10, 1893       Volga                     St. Lucia               156 (Sank St. Lucia all saved)
Dec 19, 1893       Grecian                     Suriname              ???
Dec 22, 1893       Jumna                     Jamaica                     487 (Laborers from the Volga)       
Apr 14, 1894       Erne                     Suriname              ???
Nov 22, 1894       Ems                     Suriname              ???
Apr 27, 1895       Ernie                     Suriname              ???
Oct 26, 1895       Grecian               Suriname              ???
Nov 11, 1895       Hereford              Suriname              ???
Circa 1895       Avoca                     British Guiana              ???
Apr 10, 1896       Mersey                     Suriname              ???
Dec 17, 1896       Hereford              Suriname              ???
Apr 4, 1898       Avon                     Suriname              ???
Apr 27, 1899       Erne                     Suriname              ???
1901              SS Wardha              British Guiana              ???
Jan 28, 1902       Mersey                     Suriname              ???
Mar 28, 1902       Lena                     Suriname              ???
1903              SS Dahomey              Jamaica                     ???
Jan 10, 1903       Rhone                     Suriname              ???
Dec 14, 1904       Clyde                      Suriname               ???
Nov 8, 1905       Rhone                     Suriname              ???
Oct 15, 1906       Main                     Suriname              ???
Jan 13, 1907       Avon                      Suriname              ???
Jul 3, 1907       Indus                     Suriname              ???
Nov 4, 1907       Indus                      Suriname              ???
Feb 17, 1908       SS Ganges              Suriname              ???
Jul 10, 1908       SS Ganges              Suriname              ???
Dec 5, 1908       Indus                     Suriname              ???
Feb 22, 1908       Sutlej                      Suriname              ???
May 2, 1909       Mutlah                     Suriname              ???
Jan 27, 1910       Sutlej                     Suriname              ???
Apr 7, 1912       Ganges                     Suriname              ???
May 14, 1912       Mutlah                     Suriname              ???
Jul 8, 1912       Chenab                     Suriname              ???
Jun 23, 1913       Mutlah                      Suriname              ???
Jul 7, 1913       Chenab                     Suriname              ???
Jan 7, 1914       Sutlej                     Suriname              ???
Jun 4, 1914       Indus                     Suriname              ???
1???              Ugheer                     British Guiana              ???
May 24, 1916       Dewa                     Suriname              ???
1???              Atticar Jorhad              St. Lucia              ???
1???              Akin                     St. Lucia              ???
1???              SS Ganges              Trinidad              ???


                     
                             REPARTRIATION

DATE              SHIP COLONY                     LABORERS DEPARTED       
              
May 1843       Louisa Baillie              British Guiana              ???
May 1843       Water Witch              British Guiana              236 (both ships)
1867              SS Ganges              St. Lucia              451
1868              Lincelles              St. Lucia              298
1871              Harkaway              St. Lucia              162
1883              Jumna                     St. Lucia              95
1888              Moy                     St. Lucia              327
1889              Rhone                     St. Lucia              132
1890              Hereford              St. Lucia              21
Aug 1892       Jumna                     St. Lucia              137
Sept 1894       British Peer              St. Lucia              450
1953              SS Dewa                     ?????                     ???       
                                                               
                                   
                            
                                   
                                          
                     
                     
                            
                            
                            
                            
                                   
                            
              



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