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Extracts From the Immigration Report of 1863

In the Sessional Papers of 32 Victoria 1864 (32) is the report of Mr. A.C. Buchanan, Chief Immigration Agent. These are extractions from that report.

Country By what ship Where landed No and Route Destinations No of Fares M F Children

Quebec

New York
Germany Steamer Nova Scotian Quebec 1   Thorold 1 1    
" Goodenberg New York   1 Guelph 1 1    
" Steamer Oniown Quebec 5   Preston 4.5 3 1  
" John Bull London   6   6 - - -
June 11 North Briton Liverpool   8   8 - - -
" 14 Culloden "   45   - 36 - 36
" 14 Culloden "   -   9 - - 7
" 14 Ocean Bride "   18   7 7 4 16
July 11 Czar "   6   6 - - 3
Sept 20 Agnes London   7   1 2 4 5
Nov 7 North Briton Liverpool   1   1 - - -

ENGLAND & WALES 1862 1863
Appledore   5
Barnstaple   11
Bristol 1 19
Cardiff 8 6
Carlisle   1
Falmouth 3  
Fleetwood   4
Fowey 6 12
Hartlepool 1  
Hull   14
Liverpool 6596 6070
London 57 13
Maryport 7  
Newport   16
Plymouth 191 146
Portsmouth 5  
Swansea 1  
Whitehaven 1  
TOTAL 6877 6317

IRELAND

Belfast 22 147
Dublin 7 3
Cork 372 719
Limerick 61 186
Londonderry 3458 3836
New Ross 120  
Newry   3
Waterford   10
Wexford   41
Youghal 5 4
TOTAL 4545 4949
SCOTLAND    
Annan 4  
Glasgow 2974 3955
Greenock   4
Leith 1  
TOTAL 2979 3959
GERMANY    
Bremen 204 410
Hamburgh 2203 2648
TOTAL 2407 3058
NORWAY & SWEDEN
Arendel 615 9
Bergen 1189 384
Christiana 1384 294
Drammen 130  
Gottenberg 267 126
Kragëroe 80  
Laurvig   25
Mandal 61  
Oster Rusoër   12
Porsgrund 676 191
Skien 266  
Stavanger 288 66
Tarsund   6
Trondhzem 68  
Tvodestand 214  
TOTAL 5216 1113
OTHER COUNTRIES
Alicante   1
Bordeaux   1
Carthagena   1
Gibraltar   8
New Orleans   10
Sydney (Nova Scotia)   2
TOTAL   23

Report of Mr. A.C. Buchanan, Chief Agent


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