• Archival Series

House of Correction, Carters Barracks: registers of convicts

To access these records

Please contact the State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales:

Postal Address: PO Box 516, Kingswood NSW 2747

Phone: (02) 9673 1788

Email: info@records.nsw.gov.au

Website: http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/contact-us/contact-us/

Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales series number, NRS 12217


The Register of Convicts for House of Correction, Carters Barracks is a record held by Museums of History in the collection of the State Archives of NSW. It contains information about people incarcerated at Carters Barracks, including date entered the barracks, convict number, convict name, name of the ship they arrived on, original sentence, crime committed, colonial sentence, weight of convict on arriving and leaving the barracks, date of discharge, where discharged to, and on whose orders the discharge occurred. There is an index at the front of the book.

Access conditions

This register is open access. For access to this record please contact Museums of History NSW (State Archives).

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