'View of Sydney on the South side of Norfolk Island', 1798.
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Engraving by W Lowry of Sydney Bay on Norfolk Island, which lies in the South Pacific, about 1700 kms east of the city of Sydney, Australia. From 'An account of the English colony in New South Wales: with remarks on the dispositions, customs, manners, &c, of the native inhabitants of that country' by David Collins (1756-1810), published in London, 1798-1802. Collins was Judge Advocate and Governor's Secretary under Arthur Phillip at the British colony at Sydney Cove, Port Jackson, Australia, 1787-1796, and colonial governor of Tasmania, 1804-1810.