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Wickham, John Clements (1798 - 1864)

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Born: 21 December 1798  Leith, Mid-Lothian, Scotland.  Died: 6 January 1864  France.
John Clements Wickham was Captain of the "Beagle" and conducted maritime surveys and scientific surveys around the Australian coast 1837-41. He was the first Government Resident at Morton Bay where he was police magistrate from 1843.

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Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 29 November 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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