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New South Wales - Archival Series

House of Correction, Carters Barracks: registers of convicts (1837 - 1841)

Reference No
NRS 12217
Legal Status
State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales series number

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).

Prepared by: Cate O'Neill