CHINA Add to My Archive Modify Page Content Ship Details Rig Ship/convict transport Built 1837 Built In Hull Tonnage 524 Built By Duncan Dunbar Demise T.Caeter, reg. London. 1856 June 30: Sunk after striking a rock in the "Thousand Islands", Java Strait. VoyagesView Full List 25 July 1852 ➜ 11 November 1852 CHINA London - Port Adelaide 28 August 1847 ➜ 13 December 1847 CHINA London - Port Adelaide 6 January 1846 ➜ 15 May 1846 CHINA London/Woolwich - Tenerife - Norfolk Island Description Convict transport ship. Media Upload Media Sources Reference Surgeon's journal, 1845-46 Location Australian Joint Copying Project Public Records Office reel 3191 Comment The Barque "China" sailed Allan Prestidge (not verified) on Wed, 2017-02-15 11:02 The Barque "China" sailed from Liverpool on 28 May 1854 and arrived at Sydney, NSW on 28 September 1854, a 119 day journey. Besides a crew of 24 and a surgeon and his wife it carried 233 passengers of which 3 died on the voyage. reply Your Stories Your name * E-mail * Post your story * Submit Leave this field blank Share this Page Share this ship with your friends and followers online.