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Sydney - San Francisco Connection (History, Not Stamp Related)

 
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Posted 09/27/2022   6:16 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add patg23 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
So, while looking up ship's history, came across this piece of info.

Nice to know our two great cities have such an interesting connection


https://www.thecollector.com/califo...n-francisco/

Love the internet for taking you down the rabbit hole, while trying to find something else.

Pat
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Posted 09/27/2022   6:54 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bobby De La Rue to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks for sharing Pat

Always happy to see Bathurst get a mention.

An extract of the 1836 marriage from the BDM website is below.

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Posted 09/28/2022   12:10 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rod222 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Enjoyed that yarn !
Thank you.
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