Wellington Harbour

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  • Port Nicholson

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31 January 1840

The Oriental arrives at Wellington Harbour, with James Anderson and his sons Donald Anderson, John Anderson and David Anderson, and Alexander McKay aboard. Sources: 3

1842

James and John Anderson set sail from Wellington Harbour, New Zealand with a cargo of sheep but the ship is wrecked near Nelson, New Zealand and nearly all their sheep are lost. Sources: 2

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