Pastkeys has compiled a free to search database of Paisley weavers who arrived on the Beejapore in 1853.


Pastkeys, established in 1986, have been compilers of indexes to the NSW Immigration Deposit Journals, the Unassisted Arrivals to Sydney NSW, Convicts & Employers and other records relating to immigration, and has always had a particular interest in indexing lesser known records records that give a person's ship of arrival. On this site are details of all its indexes, and articles on various aspects of the records worked on that have been published over the years.

Transcription project now completed. Please follow INDEXES link: 

Employment and Dispersal List:  Assisted Passengers arriving 1848 to 1854 - AVAILABLE NOW

John Reese's NSW Colonial Secretary's In Letters Index 1826-1895 AVAILABLE NOW - Please contact Linda Bowman, 25 Davies Avenue Springwood NSW 2777 Australia

E: linda-bowman@bigpond.com