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Main Title: Memorandum of the transactions of a voyage from England to Botany Bay, 1787-1793 : a First Fleet journal / by John Easty.
Author: Easty, John, [17xx-]
William Dixson Foundation
Public Library of New South Wales. Trustees
Imprint: Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales in association with Angus and Robertson, 1965.
Collation: ix, 182 p. : facsims, hbk ; 30 cm.
Summary: Includes accounts of his voyage with the First Fleet to Sydney and his participation in the settlement of Sydney.
Subject: Easty, John, [17xx-]
Royal Marines, Great Britain
First Fleet, 1787-1788
European exploration and explorers
Diaries and journals
Penal colonies
Eighteenth (18th) century
Botany Bay (NSW)
Original manuscript in the collection of the Dixson Library, Public Library of New South Wales. Also includes Easty's petition to the Admiralty of 1796, published as an appendix to Easty's journal which has been transcribed from the microfilm copy in the Mitchell Library, Sydney. Neither his birth nor death dates of John Easty, private marine on the Scarborough, are known. Arriving with the First Fleet on board the Scarborough, Easty returned to England in December 1792, on the Atlantic.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.02 EAS Available