Cockatoo Island, and other Penal Establishments. (Rules, &c., for Management of.). COCKATOO ISLAND.

Cockatoo Island, and other Penal Establishments…
Cockatoo Island, and other Penal Establishments. (Rules, &c., for Management of.)

Sydney: Thomas Richards, 1866.

Foolscap folio, 9pp.; in recent binder's cloth.

Cockatoo Island was established as a penal settlement in 1839, by Governor Gipps primarily to alleviate the overcrowding on Norfolk Island. Three years after this report was published the settlement was closed in 1869 and the prisoners transferred to Darlinghurst Gaol.

Cockatoo Island was established as a penal settlement in 1839, by Governor Gipps primarily to alleviate the overcrowding on Norfolk Island. Three years after this report was published the settlement was closed in 1869 and the prisoners transferred to Darlinghurst Gaol.

Price (AUD): $275.00  other currencies Ref: #3205440

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