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Lancelot Iredale (1789–1848)

Lancelot Iredale, blacksmith, was sentenced to seven years transportation for burglary. He arrived in Sydney in 1816 aboard the Mariner. He was described as being 5 feet 7¼ inches (170.5 cms) tall, with a fair sallow complexion, dark flaxen hair and hazel eyes.

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21 April, 1789
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England


16 June, 1848 (aged 59)
Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years