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Scenic Saturday – Cascades Female Factory, Hobart

Cascade Female Factory - Mt Wellington in the background On 21 April 1853 Margaret Stewart (1836-1889), my paternal 2 x great grandmother, arrived in Hobart on the convict ship the Duchess of Northumberland. Margaret was one of 216 female convicts on the ship. They were the last group of female convicts sent to Van Dieman's… Continue reading Scenic Saturday – Cascades Female Factory, Hobart